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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
High creatinine : Before i can answer your question, i need to know your height and weight. If you are a tall person with a large amount of muscle mass, it is less seri ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clifford Ferguson
Specializes in Internal Medicine
0.6 to 1.4 mg/dL: Creatinine is a product of muscle metabolism. Because women generally have less muscle mass than men, their values are lower. Because of increased ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience in Pathology
Any < 1.5 mg/dL. : The standard reference ranges for serum creatinine are 0.5 to 1.0 mg/dl (about 45-90 μmol/l) for women and 0.7 to 1.2 mg/dl (60-110 μmol/l) for men. ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience in Infectious Disease
No: 1.36 can be rounded up to 1.4, which is obviously lower than 1.6. In some labs, 1.36 could be in the upper end of the normal range, but 1.6 is always ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Low creatinine: 19F Kuwait note creatinine 39. Normal for lab 53-97. Asks: Normal. ANS: no but probably is for you. Related to.body muscle mass and hydration state. ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Renal Insufficiency: This is very high and represents renal insufficiency or worse. Please follow the advice of your physician.
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Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience in LASIK Surgery
Kidney dysfunction: A serum creatinine elevation like yours is a sign of kidney dysfunction or insufficiency. This needs to be evaluated and treated to avoid kidney fail ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Renal function: Serum creatinine is a reflection of kidney function and rising creatinine level indicates deteriorating kidney function. Please consult your doctor to ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Serum creatinine: By itself, your serum creatinine (C) is within normal limits. C is dependent on age, sex, race and weight. As you did not mention any personal inform ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Pritsiolas
21 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Creatinine: N-acetylcysteine (mucomyst) can lower serum creatinine by causing more if it to be excreted into the urine.
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