Protein in the urine (proteinuria): What are the causes?

21 October 2017

For too much protein in the urine (proteinuria) may have several causes.

To a temporary and harmless proteinuria (So-called benign reversible proteinuria.) May, for example, by the following circumstances:

A benign reversible proteinuria normally requires no Treatment.

The protein levels in the urine can also under certain kidney disease increase, such as:

but proteinuria can also be related to Disease outside the kidney occur, for example in:

can also drugs some of those affected interfere with renal function and thereby increase protein secretion, such as:


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