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I just received my lab work back. I am a male 45 yeasrs

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Hi - I just received my lab work back. I am a male 45 yeasrs old and the only thing alarming on my report is my BUN level which was 23 and my BUN/Creatine Ratio was 19....the rage for BUN was 6-24 and BUN/Creatine range was 9-20...should I be concerned???
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Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 9 months ago.
HelloNot a problemIf the creatinine is normal, this is a meaningless ration.Bun of this sort can be simple mild dehydration. OK, so you might have more questions or want to give me more information: Please use reply to expert if you have further questions. When you are ready, please click a positive rating [hopefully excellent—that’s how we are paid, per rating]. If you forgot something, come back. I am here daily.