Tagged: Renal Failure Tests

Understand GFR Blood Test and Normal GFR Levels Range

GFR word stands for Glomerular Filtration Rate and tells how well your kidneys are working? Most people who developed CKD they weren’t know at earlier time because the disease itself progress silently for long period of time. Usually a man comes to the ER room complains from signs such as swelling, high blood pressure, nausea, poor appetite, and vomiting. After doing General Medical Checkup at the laboratory, results come with high creatinine level which indicate chronic disease of the kidney. Normal GFR Levels The GFR results seen in healthy individuals with normal kidney function. Normal GFR Levels Chart by Age Age...

Understand Creatinine Blood Test and Normal Creatinine Levels by Age

Creatinine is an important blood test to identify early kidney diseases. Unfortunately, several medical conditions can cause abnormal creatinine levels in the blood. This Complete Guide will explain the importance of creatinine blood test and how to interpret test results. Creatinine Blood Test Quick Summary.. Creatinine is a medical test in routine blood and urine tests for kidney function, and it’s a reflection of general metabolic health. A chemical “Creatinine” is one of human waste that the body must expel or those wastes can toxify your blood. The organ responsible for creatinine clearance from our blood is the kidneys. Creatinine comes...

Recommended Blood Test For Kidney Function, Stones, Renal Failure, and Dehydration

Main Blood tests for diagnosis of kidney diseases are: Serum Creatinine, Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN), Serum Uric Acid, Electrolytes levels and Complete Urine Analysis.Other tests to follow up Treatment of kidney disorders, after surgery, Dialysis, and Kidney Stones are listed below with interpretation of acceptable levels in blood and urine as well as the critical values which require a fast medical decision. When to take a kidney function test?Once You Feel or Notice Such Signs and Symptoms you should do some tests before you are going to a doctor. Symptoms may include:weight loss and poor appetiteswollen ankles, feet or hands...

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...