Multiple metabolic derangements can occur in CKD including hyperkalemia, hyperphosphatemia, and metabolic acidosis. Urine for a treat.
How does the appearance of blood differ between urine dipstick testing and urine microscopy? What guidelines are there for microscopic hematuria?
Should we ever order a screening UA on an asymptomatic child? What’s the best screening test for proteinuria in DM? What medications help control proteinuria in adult patients with HTN or DM?