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Why would my doctor test my micro-albumin level?
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Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
Family Medicine
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In brief: For kidney function
Doesn't your doctor tell you why? Micro-albumin is most often checked for diabetics.
Because if this test is elevated it is an early marker of damage to the kidneys.

In brief: For kidney function
Doesn't your doctor tell you why? Micro-albumin is most often checked for diabetics.
Because if this test is elevated it is an early marker of damage to the kidneys.
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