I'm in between health insurance , i do have the result of the renal panel , can anyone help with evaluation .
Ive been experiencing lots of pain in my kidneys for the past 1 plus month, I'm a male 40 years old.
any help is appreciated, pls advise.
glucose , serum , 80mg refrance 65-99
bun , 9mg refrance 6-24
creatinine, serum 0.96mg , units 1.73, refrance interval 0.76- 1.27
eGFR for none african m tresult 98mg , units 1.73 refrance interval >59
Hey there, I just happen to be a lab tech! :) To me it looks as though everything looks great except for the creatinine. I'm just not sure how your getting 98 for the eGFR though. According to my calculations being a 40 yr old male, non african with a creatinine of 1.7 your eGFR would be 45. Which is low, and according to chronic kidney disease staging guidlines would put you at stage 3 CKD. Also, do you have any specific questions regarding any of those labs? Good luck!
hiiii first i wanna say thank you so much for your reply.
the eGFR for none African male (my results are) 98ml/min/1.73 reference interval >59 is it still stage 3? how is it calculated? whats my next step? should i get health coverage right away? stage 3 means? (in terms of - how saver it is?)
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