A 36-year-old female asked:
36yr old female. bun 17.0 , creatinine 0.65 but ratio is 26.0. is this normal or okay? i drank a 30g protein drink prior to blood draw?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jay Parkanswered
Pediatrics 52 years experience
Yes, they are in normal range, reflecting normal kidney filtering function.
Reviewed Oct 15, 2022
Dr. Gurmukh Singhanswered
Pathology 51 years experience
All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Talk to the doctor who ordered the tests. Having said that, your results are not a cause for concern. Wish you good health!
Answered Oct 30, 2022
Last updated Oct 30, 2022
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