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Reasons for high creatinine and uric acid

A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 54 years experience
Likely: You likely do have chronic renal insufficiency. See a nephrologist (kidney specialist) for a complete evaluation.
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Dr. James Lin
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Urology 53 years experience
Here are some ...: Are you a very muscular man? Have your serum creatinine been about at the same level over the past 5 years? If so, you're probably okay with no need t... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Lentnek
Dr. Arnold Lentnekanswered
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
Very unlikely: ALL medical tests fluctuate slightly - even when run on the same sample. 1.06 -> 0.94 is well within the margin of error for the test. Means noth... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
Pathology 30 years experience
No/may be dehydrated: Gout, by itself cannot cause mental confusion, nor can high uric acid, but dehydration can and with a creatinine of 1.8 in an elderly person, the kidn... Read More
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Dr. Gary Kugler
Podiatry 33 years experience
Unlikely: I do not think this is related to gout. Please have the person examined by their internist and/or neurologist.
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 54 years experience
Yes: Pain from gout is often excruciating and that in itself can lead to cognitive issues.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 54 years experience
See details: It is usually the result of an elevated creatinine, not the cause of it.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 46 years experience
Don't Rx a lab value: When i was lifting weights every day, my creatinine stayed at 1.7, which reflects muscle mass if your kidneys are intact. Gout shuts down kidneys only... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 46 years experience
Nothing: These creatinine levels minimally elevated and you're in late middle age. Probably they mean nothing. Please manage any blood pressure / glucose toler... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Rheumatology 50 years experience
Diuretics, dehydrati: Diurietics, dehydration, diet. Review with physician to identify causes and what to do.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis 32 years experience
Cannot: Psoriasis-- like any other auto immune disease has a combination of genetic potential and environmental factors playing the key role in its cause. Sin... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 57 years experience
May be muscular: May be muscular Ask your physician. About fibromyalgia. You need a general evaluation to see what else you have. The elevated Uric acid is not causing... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 54 years experience
Creatinine high: The serum creatinine is a high but the uric acid level is fine. The creatinine should not be that high, especially in someone so young. You may want ... Read More
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