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A 40-year-old male asked about a 44-year-old female:

Second blood test done for kidney function creatinine to be tested again. result borderline what does this mean as doc wants another test in 1month?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Just follow it: Anything from having had an old kidney infection to taking ibuprofen to having some damage from hypertension can raise creatinine. If you're a fitness buff, you can run a bit high for a woman. Best to get a few baseline creatinines while you're still young. Best wishes.

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Last updated Sep 29, 2017

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