A 32-year-old female asked:
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urea nitrogen level low, is at 6..what could cause this, should i worry? creatine ratio is 8

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Dr. Yun Tran
Dr. Yun Tran answered
15 years experience Family Medicine
Don't worry: I don't worry about low BUN levels. Rarely it could mean liver disease, but it has to be pretty advanced liver disease to cause BUN to drop, and you would definitely have symptoms (jaundice, abdominal swelling, extremities swelling, etc)
Answered on Mar 18, 2016
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