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

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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: 7 years ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 7 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 ***** the Creatinine is. Stay well hydrated and the ratio will come down.
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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Creatinine # is .59
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 7 years ago.
This is completely normal.