The blood urea nitrogen or BUN is a blood test that measures the amount of urea nitrogen in the bloodstream. It reflects how well your kidneys are. When a person is dehydrated, false results might be obtained as BUN levels increase when blood is concentrated. Elevated BUN levels indicate dehydration, excessive protein intake and impaired renal function. Low BUN levels indicate over hydration, liver damage and malnutrition.
Creatinine Serum creatinine levels provide a more sensitive measure of renal damage than do blood urea nitrogen levels. Creatinine is a nonprotein end product of creatinine metabolism that appears in serum and amounts proportional to the body’s muscle mass.
How is the condition with creatinine 1.8 and blood urea 119? Here we will introduce the normal creatinine level and blood urea level, and how to help lower high creatinine and blood urea well, hoping useful and helpful for you.
Does creatinine 2.5 nd urea 93 indicate kidney disease? In fact, both of creatinine and urea level are the indicators of kidney disease, especially the creatinine level. In clinic, exclude the non-pathology factors, creatinine 2.4 means the disease now is in stage 3 and the kidney function is lower than 60%.