A 50-year-old female asked:
Disclaimer

my wife had a second blood test and results as follows. creatinine 36.0 umol/l. sodium 1.38 umol/l and potassium 4.4 umol/l what does this mean?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Esta Kronberg
39 years experience Dermatology
Lab work: Every lab has it's own set of normal values. Her doctor should explain these results to her.
Answered on Sep 26, 2014

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
How do you FEEL?: Many (maybe most) pathologists and nephrologists aren't impressed with the current practice of labs estimate GFR, creatinine clearance and so forth fr ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
41 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: The labs appear normal. The pottassium level is slightly on the higher side but in the normal range.The GFR is the better way to judge kidney function ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Electrolytes: Your electrolyte balance is not perfectly normal. The chloride is high, as you note, and the anion gap is low. Bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) level ... Read More
1
1 comment
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Too much alcohol: The combination of lisinopril, HCTZ, (hydrochlorothiazide) and 3 alcohol drinks a day can cause low sodium. That's too much alcohol - sorry. The pain ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month