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Protein in Urine

Started by hollie85, May 28, 2013 8:42 PM
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Posted May 28, 2013 - 8:42 PM

I need some advice....I am 3 weeks and 2 days post op and i have felt like i had a UTI, but tested negative. But i so a high amount of Protein in my urine. The first urine test they did showed 30 and then today they did another and it went up to 50. I am worried and wont get to talk to my PCP till tomorrow. Has anyone else had this?

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Posted May 28, 2013 - 9:15 PM

Are you diabetic or do you drink excessive amounts of water? I'm not much help but if you google 'proteinuria' you might find some helpful info :)

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