Daily Archives: July 2, 2021

I have a trace amount of albumin in my urinalysis, but low creatinine. Does it mean I have kidney infection?

Albumin may be seen in the urine with infection but it also may be seen with kidney disease. I am not able to make a specific diagnosis based on the information that you present. In some cases, with a very … Continue reading

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What supplements should be avoided with CKD? Thanks.

I am not sure there is a complete list of supplements that should be avoided in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). The supplements most commonly used by patients with CKD are calcium with vitamin D and Vitamin D. It … Continue reading

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