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Is creatinine level of 0.8 high ?

My creatinine level is 08 Is it right or wrong do i need to worry I am 41 yrs old male slightly overweight . I had reported high bp , that is when doctor asked me to go for kidney functional test and blood sugar ,All other tests are in normal range as per report but my creatinine level is 0.8 against normal range mentioned as .9 to 1.2 .Most of my lipid profile tests are also in normal range . pl advise
Asked On : Tue, 10 May 2011
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your creatinin is absolutely normal & so are your kidney functions ..... yes u shud worry because u are jypertensive ie u have high bp ...... which can damage silently the organs inside including kidneys if no proprly treated ... .. so b regular with ur bp tabs
Answered: Fri, 17 Jun 2011
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General Surgeon Dr. Mitesh R. Trivedi's  Response
Hello and welcome to healthcare forum.
Serum Creatinine level of 0.8 is absolutely considered as normal and value above the higher range has significance but not that below the lower range which you are having.
So, you need not to worry for this.
Best wishes for your health.
Answered: Fri, 17 Jun 2011
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