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Can you gain weights when you have proteinuria?

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Dr. Alpesh Jethva
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In brief: Yes

With significant proteinuria, weight gain can be seen due to edema (swelling of tissues).
In many cases, the edema needs to be treated with diuretics (fluid pills).

In brief: Yes

With significant proteinuria, weight gain can be seen due to edema (swelling of tissues).
In many cases, the edema needs to be treated with diuretics (fluid pills).
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