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A 19-year-old female asked:

3 urine specimen should reduction in rbc from +2 to negative over month . protein increased from +1 to +2 in the last one. why protein increased?

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Dr. Louis Cooper
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Resee MD: You may have some underlying kidney issue that needs attention with prior red cells and now increasing protein in your urine. Please be checked properly and make sure blood pressure is checked as well as blood tests are requested if your doctor deems this indicated. Certainly follow-up urines are needed to follow protein and evidence of red cells. Good luck.

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A 31-year-old female asked:

Recent urine sample tested, results said spot protein 8. What does that mean?

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Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 35 years experience
See doctor: There are many reasons for spot urine protein, from infection, not drink enough water, other diseases that cause proteinuria.It is best that you follow up with doctor to find out the causes of your proteinuria.

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