Isolated Proteinuria in Asymptomatic Patients

  • Roscoe R. Robinson
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A 38-year-old man was evaluated at the Duke University Medical Center for routine follow-up of known proteinuria for 19 years. Qualitative proteinuria was first detected during routine urinalysis when he entered military service at age 19. Repetitive examination of randomly collected urine specimens over the next several days documented the presence of proteinuria, and the patient was then admitted to Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center for further evaluation.


Capillary Wall Percutaneous Renal Biopsy Glomerular Capillary Wall Renal Tubular Reabsorption Endogenous Creatinine Clearance 
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