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What does it mean to a person if they have too much protein in the blood system is it life threatening ? Regards

What does it mean to a person if they have too much protein in the blood system is it life threatening ?
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How much?: Low abnormal levels are often nothing. Higher relative elevated levels need investigation. They may be related to a variety of causes. Some of these condtions may require monitoring. ...Read more

Protein (Definition)

Proteins are large molecules made up of a smaller class of molecules called amino acids. Proteins play an enormous role in the function of our bodies including enzymes, messengers, replicating dna, ...Read more

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What happen when there's too much protein in your blood....?

What happen when there's too much protein in your blood....?

The disease: Process associated with too much protein in the blood is multiple myeloma. Are you referring to this or to the risks of using excess protein supplements? ...Read more

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Eating a High Protein Diet (Checklist)

Check kidney/renal function
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Monitor creatinine levels since high protein increases them
Weekly
Know this diet is best when practiced short term
Once
Balance diet with lots of greens, vegetables, & hydrate adequately
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What does low protein in your blood mean?

What does low protein in your blood mean?

Find cause: This may be as simple as a protein-poor diet (some of the fad / "green" diets can do this), or reflect low Albumin from liver disease, kidney protein wasting (nephrotic syndrome), myeloma, inflammatory bowel syndrome, or any of a host of illnesses. And some folks just genetically make little albumin. Good luck; a lab value means nothing out of context. ...Read more

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What does a high protein count mean in my blood work?

What does a high protein count mean in my blood work?

Depends: If all the proteins were elevated, you were probably dehydrated. If a specific protein is elevated then it needs to be determined which protein. Some causes of elevated proteins are chronic infections, liver disease and multiple myeloma. ...Read more

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Im an athlete. Sp.Gr.1.040, blood is trace, pH is 6.0, urobilinogen is 2.0eu, protein is 2+. What does it mean?

Im an athlete. Sp.Gr.1.040, blood is trace, pH is 6.0, urobilinogen is 2.0eu, protein is 2+. What does it mean?

Urine findings: You have two major problems with your urine analysis. One is trace blood and the other is your protein in your urine. See a nephrologist to quantify the amount of protein (p) in your urine/day. With your trace of blood and proteinuria, you may have a glomerulonephritis, which is a disease of the kidney. Once you find out how much p you have, blood work will needed and a treatment plan can be made. ...Read more

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Eating a High Protein Diet (Checklist)

Choose only very lean meats when shopping
Weekly
Count grams of protein consumed
Daily
Eat half of your protein from plant sources
Daily
Eat three egg whites
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They took 10vials of blood from me for protein s and c blood test.. Is it too much or normal, i was just shocked.

They took 10vials of blood from me for protein s and c blood test.. Is it too much or normal, i was just shocked.

Protein C & s: It does seem like a lot. Perhaps your doctor was looking to perform out her tests with the blood? ...Read more

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