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Old 11-19-2002, 01:47 PM   #1
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Question creatine?blood tests any one no what this means?

hi i just had a bunch of tests done and dr. says my creatine was ok but the norm is?-20 mine was 28...any one else had this test...thx

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Old 11-20-2002, 08:28 AM   #2
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Creatinine levels test tell about your kidney function. High levels indicate renal aka kidney insufficiency. Yours was only midly elevated so the doc feels it is not a concern. Sometimes elevated levels can be cause by medications such as ACE inhibitors so a slighlty elevated level is not a problem.

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