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Published by Plenum Medical Book Co. in New York .
Written in English


  • Proteinuria,
  • Kidneys -- Diseases -- Diagnosis,
  • Proteinuria

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementedited by M.M. Avram.
ContributionsAvram, Morrell M. 1929-
LC ClassificationsRC905 .P76 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 232 p. :
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3028802M
ISBN 100306419564
LC Control Number85009305

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assessment of proteinuria in hypertensive disorders in pregnancy: assessment of proteinuria (hypertension in pregnancy) Total number of pages found: The information provided herein should not be used for diagnosis or treatment of any medical condition. A licensed medical practitioner should be consulted for diagnosis and treatment of any. is a rapid access, point-of-care medical reference for primary care and emergency clinicians. Started in , this collection now contains interlinked topic pages divided into a tree of 31 specialty books and chapters. Proteinuria is a condition in which urine contains an abnormal amount of protein. The term albuminuria is also often used because some tests measure this protein specifically and it is the major type of protein in the urine. Proteinuria may be a sign that your kidneys are . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Proteinuria. New York: Plenum Medical Book Co., © (OCoLC) Online version: Proteinuria. New York: Plenum.

Print book: Conference publication: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Proteinuria -- Congresses. Proteinuria. Protéinurie -- Congrès. More like this: Similar Items. This book can serve as a great reference and refresher to what they learned in school. I also use this book as a reference for some of my patients that have proteinuria. It is a great educational tool. Thank you again for such a well-written and informative book.5/5(1). Chronic Renal Disease includes a companion web-based question and answer supplement to each chapter. This is a valuable resource to reinforce the content of the chapters. The questions are multiple-choice, clinically focused and include referenced discussions of answers. Proteinuria is defined as urinary protein excretion of greater than mg/day (10–20mg/dL) It is arguably the most important sign of renal disease and begins early in the course of the disease. From: Clinical Men's Health, Download as PDF. About this page. Raji Sreedharan, in Nelson Pediatric Symptom-Based Diagnosis,

You should be familiar with proteinuria for the Physician Assistant Exam. Proteinuria, or protein in the urine, is the single most significant prognostic factor in determining the risk of future kidney disease. The cause of the proteinuria is important, as is the quantity of protein that the kidney excretes. When evaluating a question concerning proteinuria, [ ]. Proteinuria definition is - the presence of excess protein in the urine. In adults, proteinuria is defined as a urinary protein excretion exceeding mg/day. In children, protein excretion exceeding 4 mg/m 2 /hour is considered abnormal. Proteinuria may indicate the presence of renal injury and predict progressive renal disease 1 – 4; in adults, proteinuria is also an established independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease. 5 Large losses of protein. Proteinuria can be a marker of kidney damage and patients with higher levels of protein in their urine are at increased risk of developing heart disease and progressive kidney damage. It is important to identify these individuals as they may benefit from different interventions to reduce their risk of developing heart disease or worsening.