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Protein in urine and vitamin D deficiency - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Urinary and Bladder Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hello My blood work came back today and I have a low protein in my urine. Is this a cause for alarm and my vitamin d was low also are thse two things connected at all and what can i do to prevent it?
Doctor :   May I know your age and gender?
User :   33 and male
Doctor :   And also the reason for these investigations?
User :   Just had a sore throat
Doctor :   Do you have fever/burning sensation?
User :   No
Doctor :   Do you have previous history of any medial illness such as diabetes, hypertension, or kidney disease?
User :   I dont
Doctor :   These questions are relevant in interpreting these reports.
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Let me explain.
Doctor :   You reports are abnormal.
Doctor :   Presence of protein in the urine indicates kidney dysfunction.
Doctor :   Are you there?

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