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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: In fact, trace proteinuria is always present when there are red cells in the urine. Trace protein isn't really worth worrying about by itself if you'r ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alok Agrawal
33 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: You are leaking a little protein in the urine- could be from several reasons. Get a urine protein to creatinine test done which will quantify the prot ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jesse Chuang
16 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Kidney defect: Normal kidneys usually retain all protein so no protein ends up in the urine. If the membranes in the kidney go through damage or inflammation, it ma ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lewis Hassell
38 years experience Pathology
Urine protein: Trace urine is often trivial, but may indicate early kidney disease. Healthy kidneys filter waste from your blood and keep the healthy components, suc ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Tay
30 years experience Urology
Protein in urine: A small amount of protein in the urine is not unusual but it is not detected by a urinalysis. The number one concern for the finding of urine is kidn ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Cause protein/urine: There are three ways protein enters the urine.1due to overload of protein in the serum called overflow protenuria 2due to decrese in absorption in pr ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Proteinuria: A small amount of proteinuria (protein in urine) from time to time usually doesn't mean anything important. There are many kinds of infections and kid ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zohreh Soltani
8 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Causes:: 1. Temporary rise in the levels of protein in urine include: cold exposure, fever, heat exposure, strenuous exercise 2. Persistently elevated l ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raj Singh
Dr. Raj Singh answered
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Kidney disease: presence of protein in the urine is usually suggestive of underlying kidney disease. When the kidney filters get damaged the protein from blood tends ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Many causes.: Renal disease from causes like diabetes, sle, and others accounts for the major reasons for protein in the urine. Protein should not be in the urine. ... Read More
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