A 24-year-old male asked:
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urinalysis-trace of protein in the morning and dark urine but no blood, during the day it stays normal. what could this be?

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Probably nothing: more than dehydration that is causing dark urine, but it could mean jaundice. See your doctor for specific advice.
Answered on May 9, 2014
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