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Do urine tests show evidence of acute kidney failure?

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Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Blood creatinine levels most often lead to the diagnosis of acute kidney injury (aki) or failure.
Some abnormalities on routine urine tests can indicate acute kidney damage. A number of urine markers of aki are being studied for early detection and may be available in the future.

In brief: Yes

Blood creatinine levels most often lead to the diagnosis of acute kidney injury (aki) or failure.
Some abnormalities on routine urine tests can indicate acute kidney damage. A number of urine markers of aki are being studied for early detection and may be available in the future.
Dr. Pascale Lane
Dr. Pascale Lane
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Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Blood creatinine levels most often lead to the diagnosis of acute kidney injury (aki) or failure.
Some abnormalities on routine urine tests can indicate acute kidney damage. A number of urine markers of aki are being studied for early detection and may be available in the future.

In brief: Yes

Blood creatinine levels most often lead to the diagnosis of acute kidney injury (aki) or failure.
Some abnormalities on routine urine tests can indicate acute kidney damage. A number of urine markers of aki are being studied for early detection and may be available in the future.
Dr. Pascale Lane
Dr. Pascale Lane
Thank
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Blood creatinine levels most often lead to the diagnosis of acute kidney injury (aki) or failure.
Some abnormalities on routine urine tests can indicate acute kidney damage. A number of urine markers of aki are being studied for early detection and may be available in the future.

In brief: Yes

Blood creatinine levels most often lead to the diagnosis of acute kidney injury (aki) or failure.
Some abnormalities on routine urine tests can indicate acute kidney damage. A number of urine markers of aki are being studied for early detection and may be available in the future.
Dr. Pascale Lane
Dr. Pascale Lane
Thank
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Blood creatinine levels most often lead to the diagnosis of acute kidney injury (aki) or failure.
Some abnormalities on routine urine tests can indicate acute kidney damage. A number of urine markers of aki are being studied for early detection.

In brief: Yes

Blood creatinine levels most often lead to the diagnosis of acute kidney injury (aki) or failure.
Some abnormalities on routine urine tests can indicate acute kidney damage. A number of urine markers of aki are being studied for early detection.
Dr. Pascale Lane
Dr. Pascale Lane
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Dr. Rajesh Boorgu
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: Urinalysis

Microscopic evaluation of urine can reveal casts which are indicative of kidney failure.

In brief: Urinalysis

Microscopic evaluation of urine can reveal casts which are indicative of kidney failure.
Dr. Rajesh Boorgu
Dr. Rajesh Boorgu
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