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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Kline
19 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Proteinuria : There are few medications out there that can cause kidney damage resulting in proteinuria. Perhaps some of the most common (and easily obtained) are o ... Read More
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Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Proteinuria: The most common cause of proteinuria caused by medications is nsaids, others are, nicotine, penicillamine, lithium carbonate, gold and other heavy met ... Read More
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A 9-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mitzi Johnson
36 years experience Integrative Medicine
Not Really: A glucose level of 107 is not bad especially if checked close to a meal. Most healthy children excrete small amounts of protein in their urine, repres ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Blood Sugar: A blood sugar of 107 is not concerning. The protein in the urine may or may not be. The person to ask is her treating pediatrician. The doctor who o ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raj Singh
Dr. Raj Singh answered
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Kidney Damage: Presence of protein in urine is a sign of kidney damage caused by diabetes. It is called diabetic nephropathy. The higher the protein level in urine t ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Less than 130/80.: Not sure what the question is, but your brother should watch his BP carefully. Goal is 130/80 or lower. He should be on an angiotensin converting en ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Wigneswaran
26 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Many options: There are many drugs that can be safe and typically lay in two classes of blood pressure medicine which are called: angiotensin receptor blockers, ac ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeremy Gitomer
29 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Unlikely: You have blood and protein in your urine. With poor function. The blood vessels in the kidney filters have damage to their walls allowing for the loss ... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need more info: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Proteinuria: Many disease can cause this. The basic problem is the filtering part of the kidney has been damaged and protein leaks thru them and show up in the uri ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Very: Several percent of folks have it just from standing up ("orthostatic"). Vaginal contamination, a urinary tract infection, and serious kidney disease c ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
42 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: Proteinuria can occur if the kidney is damaged by ay disease.There are many causes of proteinuria, so your doctor needs to find out the cause .In gen ... Read More
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