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Hi, my lab results state that my bun/creatinine ratio is 22,

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Hi, my lab results state that my bun/creatinine ratio is 22, and the reference range is 6 - 22. Should I be concerned about my kidneys?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 6 years ago.
No. You range is at the upper end of the normal range, but it varies depending on how well hydrated you are. The more importatnt number is XXXXX the Creatinine is. Stay well hydrated and the ratio will come down.
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Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Creatinine # XXXXX XXXXX
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 6 years ago.
This is completely normal.