I have proteinuria.i have no idea how i got this may be because of the UTI i had.My Protein in urine was gradually going down but this month it didn't. my protein in urine is 1.6 gr in 24 hrs.So they are planning to do a biopsy. What are the possible problems/disease i will be having...?DO i have to worry about this?
50 Views v

Answers (1)

Like the answers? Chat privately for 24 hours with the doctor of your choice

doctor profile image
Venkat Raghav
General Physician Bangalore

Free 3 day follow up

Chat Now

₹250 for 24 hrs

Hello....... Nephrotic-range proteinuria is the loss of 3 grams or more per day of protein into the urine..renal biopsy can identify what is interfering with your normal kidney function. Before biopsy doctor will do other tests like CT, ultrasound.. DD -Infection,poor blood flow through the kidney,systemic lupus erythematosus and many other are there.. If
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?