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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See your doctor: A medication is available to help with protein loss in the kidney. You need to see your doctor for a prescription.
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Maybe: This is just a little bit more albumin in the urine than most other healthy people, most of whom have 30 or less. I wouldn't spend time or energy worr ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Borderline: Ratios are sometimes not the best measure. You may wish to get 24 urine protein level done to establish if you have proteinuria. See this site for mor ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
Yes, improvement: See: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/microalbuminuria which has been promoted as an pre-obvious dm ; kidney failure warning. Dm is defined as a hba1c of ... Read More
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Dr. Sam Sugar
Dr. Sam Sugar answered
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Generally: Speaking, ratio numbers are fairly meaningless. Re check the underlying values first.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
UA test result: The long-worded result you describe indicates that there is no "microalbumin" in the urine tested. That is good news. The presence of protein in the u ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
No: With a creatinine of 0.6 you do not have any serious kidney disease. Your albumin is normal too.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Is this a test?: Slight variation in the reports from different laboratories does exist. So, please refer to the attached normal range for interpretation. I'm sure the ... Read More
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A 47-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 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
21 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
See a nephrologist: In type 1 diabetes, there is evidence that patients who have had diabetes for more than 15 years and screen positive for microalbuminuria, have a 30% ... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
45 years experience Endocrinology
Diabetic nephropathy: B"sd kidney failure is marked by elevation of creatinine. Microalbumin is a sensitive test for early kidney changes seen in diabetes and hypertension. ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
45 years experience Endocrinology
Diabetic nephropathy: B"sd kidney failure is marked by elevation of creatinine. Microalbumin is a sensitive test for early kidney changes seen in diabetes and hypertension. ... Read More
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