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Inc in creatinine (2.0 vs 1.6) post hosp for kidney reaction (creat 5, then ret to normal) to BCG for 0-stage bladder cancer. 79 yo cauc m good health?

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In brief: Ok

The fact that your creatinine returned from 5 to 1.
6 means your kidney "failure" was acute and reversible. Serum creatinine of 1.6 for a 79 year old is very good. Best of luck.

In brief: Ok

The fact that your creatinine returned from 5 to 1.
6 means your kidney "failure" was acute and reversible. Serum creatinine of 1.6 for a 79 year old is very good. Best of luck.
Dr. Michael Michaels
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Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine

In brief: Depends

Your elevated creatinine could be related to many things, from somethings as simple as dehydration to more concerning like reaction to medications and primary kidney problem. You should review this result with your primary care physician.

In brief: Depends

Your elevated creatinine could be related to many things, from somethings as simple as dehydration to more concerning like reaction to medications and primary kidney problem. You should review this result with your primary care physician.
Dr. Stephen Southard
Dr. Stephen Southard
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