My mother's urine report says albumin present ++ She is diabetic Also done Serum IgE which is 970.2 I.U/ml Please help me on how bad the situation is? Also how treatment can be done?
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Persistent albuminuria means that the kidney has some damage and is starting to spill some albumin into the urine. Two positive tests for albumin in the urine over several weeks indicate persistent albuminuria, a first sign of diabetic kidney disease Although urinary albumin screening of asymptomatic individuals at risk can detect early kidney disease, measurement of albuminuria can identify some but not all patients with kidney disease. Consult Physician for further evaluation...
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