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Just got my blood test result back. Aic 7.6 but protein of 25mg/dl. Is protein in urine a cause of concern? My doc did not seem worried about it and didn't even mention about it to me. Plz advice

Queens, NY
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Queens, NY
White cells little high. Doc detected Uti and gave antibiotic but no concern about protein trace in urine

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2001.
Alexandra Hills, AUS
Protein in urine can be a concern if it's in higher amounts. I have this (proteinuria) it's your kidneys showing a little damage

Queens, NY
Are u type 1 and have u ever experience protein trace in urine?

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2001.
Alexandra Hills, AUS
Yes, T1 and I have proteinuria ( protein in your urine) mine is on the higher side of low so on blood pressure tablets as they are an ace inhibitor (protects kidneys )

Queens, NY
25 is not a higher amount?

Queens, NY
Doc started blood pressure medicine just with one time trace ? Or it was high in few urine test results before putting u on Bp medicine?

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2001.
Alexandra Hills, AUS
I don't think so. I think mine on the 24 hour test was ####

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2001.
Alexandra Hills, AUS
Mine was high in several urine tests and a 24 hour test

Queens, NY
Ok . Thanks**** Take care and stay healthy.

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2001.
Alexandra Hills, AUS
Thanks, you too :)

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