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Albumins are proteins which dissolve in water and are not covered with chains of sugars. The most common is serum albumin. These molecules transport other molecules which don't dissolve in water very well. But its main function is to regulate the amount of water in the blood. Another type of Albumin is the ...Read more
Does absorbic acid affect a micro-albumin urine test? What other things affect a micro-albumin urine test?
My micro albumin/ Creatinine urine ratio is high at 40.4. But my micro albumin is 12.0 and my creatinine is 29.7, both low. So is it really "high"?
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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I am a diabetic patient last 8 years. I have just examined of my micro albumin test by thyrocare. Test no. 1 ) is urinary microalbuminia test --- --- ?
Microalbumin: The amount of Albumin in the urine can be an early sign of diabetic kidney disease. There are many ways to measure albumin. "microalbumin" refers to the measurement of small amounts. Your microalbumin should be less than 30 mg/day, or 20 mcg/min, or 30 mcg/mg creatinine. So the units on your test are critical. ...Read more
My 14y/o daughter is type1dm. Her microalbumin w/create ratio is high 36.her creatinine and micro albumin are normal levels.is this something to worry?
Unclear question: I understand that your daughter has type I diabetes and she has protein in her urine. If that is correct, it not an urgent matter, but protein in urine portends kidney disease. It can be moderated by better glucose control and medication. It would be prudent to discuss it with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Type 1 diabetic. 6 months ago micro albumin 77, other tests normal. Now bun is 30 & b/c ratio is 28. A1c is 6.7. On diuretic. Dr's ok, but? Advice?
Lose weight,,,: Your lab values, for the most part, are fine, though it would be nice to get your hba1c lower (. ...Read more
Horrible back/leg pain micro-albumin test came back 645, and am a diabetic. What should be my next step? Is this an er visit or just wait for dr?
Albumin irrelevant: Make this judgment based on severity of your pain, whether it has been evaluated previously (and you suspect a particular cause), whether your diabetes is in good control, and other symptoms such as fever. The albumin test has no effect on whether or not you need to be seen uregently, routinely, or maybe not at all. ...Read more