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Blood , urine: I assume when you say creatinine, you meant creatinine levels in the blood. Urine random creatinine measures creatinine concentration in that urine sample. It is expressed as mg/ml. Creatinine level in blood is exprssed as mg/dl. Normal urine creatinine excretion in men- is about 15-20mg/kg in 24 hrs depending on the body size, muscle mass. ...Read more
Can cellcept (mycophenolate mofetil) cause increased creatinine? My creatinine and bun have increased substantially since starting the drug in sept of this year.
Hi sir i am vijay my dad saparing with creatinine right now creatinine level is 6.5 say what to do?
Margin of error in creatinine levels see creatinine margin of error on internet. Unfortunately doctors don't know/understand this.?
Depends: If your " doctor " is a pa / np/ reserve quota doctor/ psychologist......... Thery are like a computer without a hard drive..... So the obvious lack of understanding. It is like the havard graduate george bush unable to speak a correct full sentence in his mother tongue. ...Read more
What does it mean if my BUN is 22, BUN Creatinine 26 and creatinine serum is 0.86 ? I am a 54 yr old woman
Drink water: 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. Having said that, your creatinine is normal. Your BUN is slightly elevated and may be because you were fasting when the blood was drawn and were dehydrated from not drinking water. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
BUN = 6
Creatinine = .58
BUN/Creatinine = 10
I read that a 10 warrants further tests to determine if intrinsic kidney damage. Does that apply here?
What can can cause creatinine levels to creatinine urine 200 a year ago. 64 now.
Micro albumin 136
Micro albumin creatinine 211
before 1st 21 2nd 10
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High value of creatinine clearance.Serum creatinine 0, 8mg/dl.Creat. Clearance 165ml/min.Normal value from 80 to130.What's the relevance of high value?
Don't worry: A high estimated GFR means nothing whateve except that the estimate has little to do with reality. The fad for estimating glomerular filtration rates in healthy people based on a correlation with serum creatinine is unscientific and has many pathologists and nephrologists unhappy. Ignore it. ...Read more
Creatinine Clearance test - creatinine 1.2 & result was 140 of 24hr urine creatinine clearance - scale 66 - 143 is this high or does it mean v good ?
Creatinine clearance: The results are normal. Don't worry!Get a more detailed answer ›