Test Results & Interpretations
Overview of Serum Albumin
It is frequently ordered as a part of routine physical examination, when your doctor thinks that you have symptoms of liver or kidney disease; sometimes when you have symptoms associated with malnutrition. Frequently, it is ordered prior to any planned surgery to check the nutritional status.
- No special preparation required
What Results of Serum Albumin mean?
- Decreased albumin levels can be seen in low protein diet, liver disease, weight loss sugery, celiac disease, Crohn’s disease
- Increased albumin levels may be seen in high protein diet, dehydration or blood loss
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