Medical

Have medical questions? Ask a doctor online!

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Medical Questions
What does a Creatinine of 3 indicate. My spouse is out of
My spouse is out of town and he was having flank pain and went to urgent care . A CAT scan was negative for a kidney stone and his lab work showed his Creatinine was elevated to 3 . Now he receiving an IV of saline and waiting to see a specialist. He was told he would probably have to stay a night or 2. He is due to fly home tomorrow. Afternoon. Is it serious. That I should fly down ? Should I cancel his flight? … read more
Dr. Mark
Dr. Mark
private practice of Internal Medicine
Doctoral Degree
4,900 satisfied customers
My husband has been on 3 meds for diabetes, but they haven't
My husband has been on 3 meds for diabetes, but they haven't seemed to work for type 2. He started insulin last night. So the doctor wants him on Metformin, Farxiga and Trulicity along with the insuli… read more
Dr.DAGO
Dr.DAGO
MD
4,781 satisfied customers
My husband just received the results from blood and urine
Hello! My husband just received the results from blood and urine tests that were done for life insurance. Both test showed abnormally high levels of creatinine, and I am wondering how serious of an in… read more
Dr.Saleem
Dr.Saleem
Consultant Cardiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,742 satisfied customers
My father is 78 years old and in good health except for high
My father is 78 years old and in good health except for high blood pressure for which he is on medication. Recently he had bloodwork done for a routine physical which revealed that his creatinine was … read more
Dr. SH
Dr. SH
Board Certified Physician
Doctoral Degree
6,761 satisfied customers
My creatinine levels keep creeping up. What number is
My creatinine levels keep creeping up. What number is ***** high and is there something I should be doing as a preventive? I have taken blood pressure medication for about 20 years (Zestoretic). I am … read more
Dr. Hasan
Dr. Hasan
Associate Professor
MBBS, FCPS, FRCS (Glasgow)
10,930 satisfied customers
My creatinine level is 4.4 weight is 200 pounds i have been
my creatinine level is 4.4 weight is 200 pounds i have been on hyper tension drugs since 2006 what effect those drugs is on my creatine level… read more
Ken
Ken
Post-Doctoral Degree
5,986 satisfied customers
What is the significance of a blood serum creatinine of 1.5,
What is the significance of a blood serum creatinine of 1.5, Bun of 24? Twenty-four hour urinalysis done several days later showed creatinine of 1.7; Urine TV -3000; UR Creat Conc-54; Creat Clear 55.6… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
My husband started Pradaxa 6 wks ago. Just now had a small
my husband started Pradaxa 6 wks ago. Just now had a small bit of rectal bleeding - maybe 5 cc - thought he had gas and expelled some bright red blood? ER now? Call doc in morning?… read more
Dr Su S
Dr Su S
Doctoral Degree
23,618 satisfied customers
I found blood in my urine and rushed to the doctors, they
i found blood in my urine and rushed to the doctors, they took blood work and a urine test and found blood in my urine. on occasion they would find protien and high creatinine in my urine. this has be… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
I am a 59 year old female, weigh 100 lb. i have one kidney
I am a 59 year old female , weigh 100 lb. i have one kidney and have stage 3 kidney disease. i just had blood work and my creat. was 1.7 three months ago it was 1.5 dr had me go for more blood work to… read more
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Doctor
Post-Doctoral Degree
17,059 satisfied customers
My husband just had blood work done. His creatinine was 1.
My husband just had blood work done. His creatinine was 1.69 and his BUN was 57. He takes two edecrin a day. He sees a nephrologist. He only has one kidney because the other had to be removed because … read more
Dr Basu
Dr Basu
Physician
Doctoral Degree
26,806 satisfied customers
My husband's creatinine level is 1.8, rdw 15.2. What does
My husband's creatinine level is 1.8, rdw 15.2. What does this mean? Also his labs showed low on MCHC: 32.3, EGFR: 38, Phosphate: 2.1. Again, what does this mean.… read more
Louise Sivak
Louise Sivak
Pediatrician
Doctoral Degree
154 satisfied customers
My husband's Creatinine was 1.66 on his last blood test and
My husband's Creatinine was 1.66 on his last blood test and his BUN was 50. In August is Creatinine was 1.41 and his BUN was 39. He only has one kidney. Tomorrow he sees the nephrologist. Thank you. *… read more
doctornihil
doctornihil
Doctoral Degree
2,163 satisfied customers
My husband's Creatinine level on his last blood test was
My husband's Creatinine level on his last blood test was 1.66 and his BUN was 50. He only has one kidney. Are these numbers considered high. When he had the blood test in August his Creatinine was 1.4… read more
Dr. Brims
Dr. Brims
U.S. Licensed Physician
Doctoral Degree
5,047 satisfied customers
DRRE: Kidney concerns I am 38, (Italian) and otherwise
Hi DR RE: Kidney concerns I am 38, white (Italian) and otherwise healthy. Relatively in shape Weight lifter for 20+ years 5'10 200 pounds 15% body fat I USED TO be a high protein eater for 10+ years. … read more
Dr. Stan
Dr. Stan
Medical Physician and Surgeon
Post-Doctoral Degree
2,663 satisfied customers
My husband got a call frim his cardiologist office today to
my husband got a call frim his cardiologist office today to tell him that he should be seeing a nephrologist asap as his blood test show elevated kidney number. my husband suffers with heart failure a… read more
doctornihil
doctornihil
Doctoral Degree
2,163 satisfied customers
My husband is a diabectic, his doctor called and said his
My husband is a diabectic, his doctor called and said his blood work is showing his kidney level was 2.13 and call in a prescription for Lactulose. Is this something to worry about? and is there somet… read more
Dr. R
Dr. R
Associate Professor of Urology
Doctoral Degree
3,563 satisfied customers
I have a creatinin level of 2.1. My doctor says that my
I have a creatinin level of 2.1. My doctor says that my kidney function is 26%. How is this calculated? My level ranges from 1.7-2.1.… read more
physician123
physician123
Senior Consultant
Master's Degree
716 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much

Corrie MollPretoria, South Africa

I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well!

ClaudiaAlbuquerque, NM

Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion.

KevinBeaverton, OR

Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
I feel better already! Thank you.

ElanorTracy, CA

Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem.

JulieLockesburg, AR

You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions.

John and StefanieTucson, AZ

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Family Physician

Family Physician

Doctor

2,592 satisfied customers

Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years

Dr. Ketch

Dr. Ketch

Board Certified Physician

76 satisfied customers

Medical Degree, Former Assistant Professor at School of Medicine at Yale University

DrRussMD

DrRussMD

Board Certified Physician

51,788 satisfied customers

Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, health, prevention, complementary medicine, etc.

Dr. David

Dr. David

Board Certified Physician

224 satisfied customers

Treat children/young adults, former chief resident, multiple publications

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Doctor

20,278 satisfied customers

20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.

Dr. D. Love

Dr. D. Love

Doctor

19,436 satisfied customers

Family Physician for 10 years; Hospital Medical Director for 10 years.

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Doctor

17,059 satisfied customers

MBBS MS. Post doctoral fellowship in Sports Medicine. General surgeon and sports medicine specialist

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x