According to tongshantang nephropathy experts’ introduction: the pathogenesis of diabetic nephropathy is slow, at early stage, there is no obvious symptoms, when being found, it is already developed to protein in urine or serum creatinine elevating, so only through regular monitoring can early diabetic nephropathy be found as soon as possible. Currently, the more definitive method of screening for early diabetic nephropathy is to detect 24 hours of urinary albumin quantification.
Quantitative standard of 24 hours urinary albumin in diabetic nephropathy patients
Normal 24 hour urinary albumin quantitative less than 30 mg, if the 2 consecutive 24 hours urine micro albumin quantitative check in half a year between 30 mg to 300 mg, should identify the reasons for microalbuminuria increased promptly, if excluded from other causes were belong to the early stage of diabetic nephropathy.
If 24 hours of urine albumin is larger than 300 milligrams, then the disease goes into clinical diabetic nephropathy, at this time the urine routine can show a protein.
Methods of retaining urine samples for 24 hours
Methods of collecting 24 hour urine samples should collect from 7 on the morning until the next morning 7, collect all urine, the urine on the former 7 is not collected, but that on the second day 7 must be included, then mixed the total volume of urine cup and then take a small record, sent to the hospital urine test.
How to detect diabetic nephropathy? The above is a brief introduction of the method of examination, if you find abnormal physical condition in life, you should go to the hospital for examination in time. The monitoring method on diabetic nephropathy are introduced here, if there is a diabetic nephropathy or other kidney problems, you can consult our online doctor, also can leave a message to us, we will contact you as soon as possible.