A 39-year-old female asked:
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creatinine levels consistently low for adult life, typical range is .48 to .52- all kidney, urine, blood tests normal- any reason for concern?

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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
51 years experience General Practice
No reason: for concern. If you have small muscle mass your creatinine level will be low.
Answered on Sep 23, 2014
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
None whatsoever: This is perfectly normal for a healthy woman. Reference ranges are set so that a few percent of healthies fall outside on either end.
Answered on Aug 12, 2015

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