Resources: Creatinine | Treatment | Experts

Call Us for More Information

kidneyfailuretreat@hotmail.com

Contact Us | About Hospital

Home > Chronic Kidney Failure > Creatinine and BUN >

What Does It Mean By Creatinine 2.6 In Medical Test

2013-08-03 15:58

What Does It Mean By Creatinine 2.6 In Medical TestIf lab tests show your serum creatinine is 2.6, you must realize it is abnormal, as reference value of creatinine in blood is 0.5-1.3. Serum creatinine 2.6 is much higher than the normal range, and it may indicate serious health problem. Well then, what does it mean by creatinine 2.6 in medical test?

First of all, it is necessary for us to know about that creatinine is a breakdown product of creatine which is an important part of muscle. In normal condition, creatinine level in blood is kept in the range 0.5-1.3. When much more creatinine is produced at one time, kidneys will help to excess creatinine through urine. Therefore, kidney plays a crucial role in keeping serum creatinine in normal range. Also, this is the reason why people with kidney disease are always told to have elevated creatinine level in blood.

Creatinine level in blood increases when excessive creatinine which should have been discharged by kidney pile up in blood, so once being told to have creatinine 2.6, we should be alert about our kidney condition and try to found out if it is caused by kidney damages.

Besides, medical studies show that serum creatinine level usually does not increase until a half of kidney function gets impaired. Therefore, sometimes, slightly high serum creatinine level may indicate serious kidney problems. For creatinine 2.6 caused by kidney problem, although it is not high enough for kidney disease patients to start dialysis or kidney transplant, but if not treated effectively, illness condition will deteriorate to kidney failure stage quickly. On the contrary, if effective treatment is given in such a case, there is great chance for patients to avoid dialysis and kidney transplant which are necessary but torturous for end stage kidney failure patients.

Lastly, kidney problem is just one of the causes for elevated creatinine level, so it is necessary to have further examination to found out what is the roto cause of this problem and if it is caused by kidney disease, both medical treatment and dietary therapy will be needed.

Leave Message

Leave your problem to us,You will surely get the free medical advice from experts within 24 hours!

Name :
Age:
Gender:
E-mail :
Phone(optional):
Country:
facebook:
Subject :
Message:

Related articles

High Creatinine Levels - Causes,Symptoms,Diets,Treatment

Creatinine consists of serum creatinine and urine creatinine and it often refers to serum creatinine which is an important indicator to ...More

Does Creatinine 3.7 and Blood Urea 126 Mean Kidney Failure

High creatinine and high blood urea are the two indicators to reflect how well your kidney are working. Creatinine 3.7 and blood urea 12...More

Any Natural Remedies for Cretinine Level is 12.5 and Urea is 189

Generally speaking, creatinine 12.5 means that you are at end stage of renal disease and they need to take effective measures as soon as...More

kidney failure

Renal Failure Treatment

Share

facebook twitter rss tel

Contact Us

Email :

kidneyfailuretreat@hotmail.com

Tel :

+86-15233618520

Free solutions