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For people with kidney disease especially end-stage kidney disease, they must be very familiar with high blood urea nitrogen (BUN) and creatinine level, because they are most common blood tests to detect kidney damage.
non-protein-nitrogen-9-638.jpg (638×479)Blood Urea Nitrogen A blood urea nitrogen (BUN) test measures the amount of nitrogen in your blood that comes from the waste product urea. Urea is made when protein is broken down in your body. Urea is made in the liver and passed out of your body in the urine. A BUN test is done to see how well your kidneys are working. If your kidneys are not able to remove urea from the blood normally, your BUN level rises. Heart failure, dehydration, or a diet high…
Learn more about the creatinine blood test, a test that measures kidney function. Learn what the results of the creatinine blood test mean and how abnormal creatinine levels in the blood may indicate kidney disease or kidney damage.
High creatinine level may be a sign of kidney disease function decline. Usually, when your creatinine level has increased, around of kidney functions are damaged. Diet management help lower the high creatinine levels and delay the progr