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Creatinine 214 7
I am told my Glomerular filtration Rate is 57.6. Does this indicate Kidney disease? Creatinine is 1.0 BUN is 20 total Protein is 7.0 I am 55 w/f
GFR: Your Estimated filtration rate is borderline. This is not a problem itself. The important concern is whether disease exists that might be progressive. Serum creatinine of 1.0 is "normal". So is serum creatinine 1.1. However, creatinine relates to muscle mass. If you are small muscled as a. 55 yo woman, then creatinine of 1.1 or 1.0 may indicate some minor impairment in its excretion. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Suppose the level of creatanine of a patient goes up to seven but he is having normal flow of urine should he contact nefrologist or medine specialis?
No: That's normally especially for a young lady. You're in the normal range. As a pathologist, I have no use for these subscientific estimates of creatinine clearance. ('add 25% if you are african-american because african-americans are more muscular.') when i was lifting weights daily i ran 1.6-1-7 and today every bodybuilder is an instant kidney case. Common sense should rule. ...Read more
Yes.: Minor fluctuations are completely normal.Get a more detailed answer ›
Depends: Normal serum creatinine ranges from 0.7- 1.5 mg /dl in many labs, however one should review the normal range in their lab report. Creatinine is a byproduct of muscle metabolism and is excreted by the kidneys. High serum creatinine generally indicate kidney damage.High levels can be seen in muscle damage, people who consume creatine supplements.Your result is good.Review the lab report with md. ...Read more
My 24 hour creatinine test was 6.9 mmol/day with a reference of 7.7-17.7. What does this low value mean?
Nothing whatsoever: Reference ranges are set so that a few percent of healthies fall outside on either end. You're probably a healthy-lightweight lady and you should be happy. ...Read more
My dad creatinine level has been ranging between 1.5 to 1.7 from last 1year. He is 56 yrs old. Is it indicates any seriousnes? plse rply
Kidney Disease: Yes. It is a renal insufficiency problem or chronic kidney disease. ...Read more