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what causes high protein in urine

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 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. S. Smiley Thakur
30 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Diagnosis: The amount of protein over 24h, whether it is present supine and standing, the level of kidney function, and the presence of other diseases all contri ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See doctor: 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 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Pre eclampsia causes: Pre Eclampsia is not caused by high protein in urine.But Pre Eclampsis causes High Protein in urine.It is a complication of pregnancy. It is not cause ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Dr. Ashu Syal answered
29 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Polyuria: Diabetes is number 1 reason for symptoms you just described. Other reasons could be entirely kidney related like nephrotic syndrome etc etc
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeremy Gitomer
28 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See Nephrologist: 3 levels of protein in urine: microalbuminuria--less than 300 mg a day tubular--300-1000 mg a day nephrotic--more than 3500 if there is blood in ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Confusing!: Gatorade isn't a protein drink. Protein drinks do not cause protein in the urine. I've not heard of gatorade, which is convenient electrolytes in wate ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Kidney stone?: I strongly suspect you have a kidney stone that has become infected. A kidney cancer is unlikely at age 28 and you need a workup to get at the cause a ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need more info: CRP may be elevated due to any inflammation, e.g. pneumonia, rheumatoid arthritis, and bacterial infections. Protein in urine is an indication of kidn ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience Endocrinology
Many possibilities: An elevated WBC is typically seen when you have an infection. It is not directly related to having diabetes, but diabetics are more prone to getting ... Read More
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