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Why would one need a 24 hour urine protein measurement?

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Dr. Jared Fialkow
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Urine protein

When doctors are trying to determine how much protein a patient is losing in their urine, we often use a 24hour urine collection.
If done correctly, this can be very accurate for determining both protein loss and renal function.

In brief: Urine protein

When doctors are trying to determine how much protein a patient is losing in their urine, we often use a 24hour urine collection.
If done correctly, this can be very accurate for determining both protein loss and renal function.
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