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A 19-year-old male asked:

my creatinine came back high and my ana came back slightly positive in my blood tests , are these related? what does both mean?

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Dr. Tarek Naguib
Nephrology and Dialysis 40 years experience
Not related, probabl: Slight ANA increase may no mean much. If you are a muscular male, high creatinine may be acceptable due to muscle mass. You need a 24 hour urine collection to see if your kidney function is actually slow or not.

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