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What does high uric acid levels in my blood test results, with pain in feet means?

Firstly the normal uric acid levels in healthy people should be: In men: less than 7mg/dL of serum uric acid In women: less than 6mg/dL of serum uric acid Older people have high normal values due to high breakdown of proteins in their bodies than younger men and women. Infants and kids may have normal ranges below 5 mg/dl due to incomplete purine cycle in their bodies or low protein intake or breakdown. Other than normal values mentioned above is considered abnormal uric acid levels and require treatment and medication to reduce the uric acid levels in blood. Where the...

Blood test results show high bun and creatinine levels explained

What does the blood test results of both high BUN and creatinine levels means? We determine the result by take in account the BUN to creatinine ratio: Normal Bun to creatinine ratio should be 1:10 up to 1:20, above this normal range is considered a nephritis and a confirmation by additional tests should by carried by the laboratory to confirm How the inflammation of the kidney is? So let’s explain the normal ranges and the abnormal values in the box to best understand your lab results of kidney function tests. What is blood urea? When food is digested in the...