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What is BUM in Blood Tests

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Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Nurse Annie replied 9 years ago.

Are you referring to a BUN blood test? If not, could you explain the situation further?
Customer: replied 9 years ago.
Expert:  Nurse Annie replied 9 years ago.

BUN stands for blood urea nitrogen. This test measures how well your kidneys are working. Urea is a waste product that is produced by your body as it digests protein. This test can also be used along with a creatinine test to see if you are dehydrated. You can read more about this test here
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Customer: replied 9 years ago.
Yes,What is a BUN blood test?
Expert:  Nurse Annie replied 9 years ago.

I have provided the answer above, along with a link for more information about this test.