protein in my urine

protein in my urine

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  • Posted By: lupuslady
  • August 22, 2007
  • 05:12 PM

hi all im new to this forum i went to the doctor and they found protein in

my urine. i worried about my kidneys because i have lupus its been 18 years since diagnaosis. my lupus is mild and never had problems unitil now

the doctor told me to go back in a month to recheck it. i know that protein i the urine can be caused by many things

any suggestions will be appreciated thank you all.:o :o

also been feeling pain in my pelvic area feels like a knot

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  • another question is there a live chat in this forum if yes can you show me how to get in there. ty:) :)
    lupuslady 2 Replies
    • August 22, 2007
    • 05:13 PM
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  • Did they do a 24 hour urine test on you? That will show how much protein you are losing in 24 hours. If it was just a trace or a low amount that may be why they are just waiting to repeat it. I have Lupus too and have had protein at times and my kidneys are fine.
    kacklebird 6 Replies
    • October 4, 2007
    • 02:35 AM
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