Disease Information for Low protein diet

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Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Ketonuria (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Albumin, serum (Lab)
BUN/Creatinine ratio (Lab)
Total Protein, serum (Lab)
Transferrin (Lab)
Uric acid, serum (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Ketones, plasma (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Hypoalbuminemia Hypoproteinemia
Hypouricemia
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Process
PROCESS/Deficiency (category)
PROCESS/Functional/physiologic (category)
PROCESS/Life style/habits problems (ex)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
DRUG-Herbal Anti-Multiple sclerosis claim
Definition

A diet that contains limited amounts of protein. It is prescribed in some cases to slow the progression of renal failure. (From Segen, Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)

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