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Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Accurate: However, occasional errors happen rarely. All labs undergo rigorous validation/inspection by a specialized agency called clia to be licensed. All labs ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Stop worrying: Reference ranges are set so that a few percent of healthies fall outside. Low urea and liver enzymes are never wirrusome if you feel well. If you Are ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: Renal panel contains a number of tests and BUN and electrolytes are part of that panel. See this site for a complete list of the component tests of re ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
Needs followup study: This is a not uncommon finding among newborn ultrasounds, some think a variant of normal. However, it definitely needs followup ultrasound to confirm ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gibrham Rodriguez
12 years experience Emergency Medicine
No : BUN and creatinine are not the same . They both can help in determining organ function (kidney). BUN measurements very slightly by age, labs performi ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ladislav Volicer
61 years experience Geriatric Psychiatry
It may be: High urea might indicate damage to the kidneys which is not unusual in somebody who has a hypertension.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Units of measure?: Normal serum level of BUN is 6-20 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dl) or 2.1-7.1 millimoles per liter (mmol/l). What unit of measurement was used in your ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Nothing: Urea is measured in serum or plasma even though it is reported as BUN or blood urea nitrogen.
A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniela Torres
Specializes in Medicina General
See below : Cr levels show deputation of creatinine, us doctors use it as a marker of renal filtration, they tend to change with age, however you should have your ... Read More
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