urinary albumin


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uri·nar·y al·bu·min

(yūr'i-nar-ē al-bū'min)
The measurement of albumin concentration in urine that may reflect kidney dysfunction.

urinary albumin

Albumin in urine, a finding in glomerular diseases.
See also: albumin
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Urinary albumin excretion, blood pressure and their relation to blood sugar levels.
(a) Scatter plot showing the 24h urinary albumin excretion rate (UAER) of CD1 mice over time.
who describe no abnormalities in renal function (mainly urinary albumin excretion and creatinine clearance) in psoriatic patients who had never been exposed to nephrotoxic drugs [9].
In addition, the positive rates for the three tumor markers gradually and markedly increased with increasing urinary albumin excretion.
To determine the cause of increased urinary albumin in this model, we analyzed the involvement of podocytes.
With the recent development of indirect latex slide test for detection of urinary albumin, it is now possible to detect microalbuminuria that would have got unnoticed in the past.
The diabetic patients were divided into groups according to their values of urinary albumin excretion (UAE): the first group included the respondents with diabetes mellitus (DM) and the normoalbuminuria (UAE less than 30 mg/24 h), the second group of diabetic patients with microalbuminuria (UAE between 30-299 mg/24 h) and the third group of diabetic patients with macroalbuminuria (UAE [greater than or equal to]300 mg/24 h).
Simultaneously, average concentrations of uNGAL and urinary albumin decreased; however, in the case of albuminuria and uACR the difference was not statistically significant (Table 3).
High urinary albumin creatinine ratio is known to indicate poor renal outcome.
It is important to reiterate that among 50 patients with T2D, 11 had shown trace urinary albumin excretion, 1 had shown 2+ urinary albumin excretion, and 1 has shown 1+ urinary albumin excretion.
The urinary albumin excretion in 24 hours urine was measured by Micro-Albumin Quantitative Test which is a solid phase enzyme-linked immunosorbant assay.
Table 1: Changes in urinary albumin excretion before, soon after and 45 min from exercise Variable Bbefore Soon after 45min after The mean exercise exercise exercise difference mg/min mg/min mg/min Albumin 6.245 77.142 16.228 * soon after 0.000 and 45 min after the exercise * The mean difference is significant at the 0.05 level