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This eGFR on my blood test was flagged 37,29,,, why?

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kaismama 1 Dec 2014

Because its low, I would assume.

Stephen Treloar 2 Dec 2014

Normal eGFR in Australia is > 90ml/min/1.73m^2. > 60 will get flagged but below that you start getting smaller numbers which indicates kidney problems. You can find GFR (glomeral filtration rate) calculators online which adjust that amount (eGFR) (estimated GFR) to a better estimate GFR.
kidney.org.au/HealthProfessionals/GFRCalculatorCKDEPI/tabid/803/Default.aspx

You just need serum creatinine level, age and sex; e.g. mine is >90, after calculation it is 122mL/minute/1.73m^2.

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