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What does GFR stand for Is 67 too low and is that a major problem

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Submitted: 8 years ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Scott W replied 8 years ago.

Marlies,

GFR stands for glomerular filtration rate, and is a useful measure of renal function. 67 is a female is a good (above average) number, and needs no further workup.

For more information on GFR, see the following link:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glomerular_filtration_rate

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