A member asked:

I am nearly 49 yrs. creatinin level was 0.66mg/dl 1 year ago. now its 1.06. urea always ok. gfr is 62. a1c is borderline 5.8. my pressure is under control with medicaments 130/80, althouth its sometimes +/- elevated. do i have mild/moderate ckd?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Philip Schwarzman answered

Specializes in Emergency Medicine

No: Your GFR is above 60. You do not meet the criteria for CKD.

Answered 1/29/2021


Dr. Gurmukh Singh answered

Specializes in Pathology

See nephrologist: You should not wait for your eGFR to fall below 60. It is imperative that you see a kidney doctor, nephrologist, now, to address the decline in eGFR and to prevent further deterioration. Wish you good health!

Answered 1/30/2021



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