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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Any symptoms?: 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
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 46 years experience
Stop worrying: That's normal if you're on a vegetarian diet. This is a healthy choice provided that you supplement, and are aware that it is difficult to get enough ... Read More
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Creatinine level?: 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
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yun Tran
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Don't worry: I don't worry about low BUN levels. Rarely it could mean liver disease, but it has to be pretty advanced liver disease to cause BUN to drop, and you w... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Cherullo
Urology 26 years experience
Many options: The most common reason for a marginally elevated BUN is dehydration. Blood urea nitrogen can be elevated in cases of renal function impairment. Know... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Scionti
39 years experience
Norml waste in blood: Urea nitrogen abbreviated BUN is a chemical in the blood that results from the body's use of proteins and is a waste product. Urea nitrogen is process... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tamanna Nahar
Specializes in Cardiology
BUN: BUN - blood urea nitrogen.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 58 years experience
No: Blood urea nitrogen is excreted by the kidneys and low levels are quite normal. When there is a reduced function of the blood flow to the kidney or k... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urology 53 years experience
Here are some...: Blood urea nitrogen reflects extrinsic nitrogen intake and blood concentration. Hence, the common causes for mild elevated BUN are dehydration and hig... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urology 53 years experience
That is high...: BUN at 67.53 mg/dl alone indicates something wrong in the function of kidney because it's uncommon to raise to this level from dehydration or internal... Read More
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