I had labs 2 weeks ago, but am just now getting around to doing a blog entry.
My kidney labs are fine; Creatinine 1.2, BUN 23, and GFR >60. My blood counts are normal (for me, that is; I have Thallasemia Minor, a form of
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ulcers. He was also in acute renal failure, with an estimated glomerularfiltrationrate in the 20s... to be aware of normal lab values instead of just focusing on the abnormals. Besides making sure his protein...
My first "Annual" Kidney Examby
. For a person with Chronic Kidney Disease, the kidney function is measured (or estimated) with a GFR (GlomerularFiltrationRate). There are five stages but kidney function is normal in Stage 1, and minimally reduced...
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that young and middle-aged people with a reduced estimated glomerularfiltrationrate (eGFR)—the measurement..., et al. (2009) Reduced glomerularfiltrationrate and its association with clinical outcome in older...