Tagged: nephrotic syndrome

Why Blood in Urine of children?

What would cause blood in urine in a child and a teenager? Bloody urine starts from simple injury due to hitting their organs until cancers and severe illness. let’s explain the degree of severity in various cases, thus you can get a clue to know what’s going with your kid. Be sure that your kid didn’t get one of the common causes of the bloody urine due to physical reasons: Hitting urethra, Hitting testis cause blood urination with pain. Hits penis. Accidents or fall on back. Holding urine for long time Tight clothes. Dehydration due to low water intake or...

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...