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What are the tests for nephrotic syndrome?

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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: See below

Nephrotic syndrome is a symptom complex consisting of heavy proteinuria, low blood Albumin level, high blood cholesterol level and edema.
Blood and urine tests will provide the answer.

In brief: See below

Nephrotic syndrome is a symptom complex consisting of heavy proteinuria, low blood Albumin level, high blood cholesterol level and edema.
Blood and urine tests will provide the answer.
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park
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Dr. Camilo Barcenas
commonly a kidney biopsy is needed to complete the diagnosis.
Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics

In brief: NEPHROTIC SYNDROME

Diagnosis is by measurement of a 24 hour urinary protein which is more than 3 grams.

In brief: NEPHROTIC SYNDROME

Diagnosis is by measurement of a 24 hour urinary protein which is more than 3 grams.
Dr. Nela Cordero
Dr. Nela Cordero
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