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I've had microalbuminurea for over 10 years, are my kidneys going to fail?
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Dr. Tarek Naguib
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
2 doctors agree
In brief: Not necessarily
The trend matters.
If stable for 10 years is different than if trippled or quadrupled over time. Also, cause makes a difference e.g. Diabetes is worse than hypertension. Also, if disease is controlled it portends a better prognosis than if not.

In brief: Not necessarily
The trend matters.
If stable for 10 years is different than if trippled or quadrupled over time. Also, cause makes a difference e.g. Diabetes is worse than hypertension. Also, if disease is controlled it portends a better prognosis than if not.
Dr. Tarek Naguib
Dr. Tarek Naguib
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Dr. Lane Childs
Urology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Unknown
While such findings can signify chronic kidney disease, there is no guarantee to what degree this will progress or stabilize.
Follow closely with a nephrologist for assistance with diet and medications as needed.

In brief: Unknown
While such findings can signify chronic kidney disease, there is no guarantee to what degree this will progress or stabilize.
Follow closely with a nephrologist for assistance with diet and medications as needed.
Dr. Lane Childs
Dr. Lane Childs
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