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A 28-year-old member asked:

can you list the key lab results i should be monitoring in a f 70y/o, 2nd day post op pt after a partial nephrectomy w/ renal cell ca.

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Dr. Nirupama Vemuri
Nephrology and Dialysis 26 years experience
Renal panel, cbc,ua: Cbc, renal panel, ua.
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Geriatrics 40 years experience
Bun, creat, cbc: Monitor renal function ( bun, creatinine, potassium or bmp 7) and CBC to make sure he is not bleeding post op assuming that there are no other abnormalities due to other conditions.

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