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In all of the following condition BUN is increase out of proportion to serum creatinine except?



A GI bleed

B Dehydration

C Steroid therapy

D Liver disease

Ans. D Liver Disease.

Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN) normal range 7-20 mg% (Ref, H- 18th Appendix Table 2, Page –3596)

A. Increased BUN -

a. Reduced effective circulating blood volume ( prerenal azotemia) b. Catabolic states

c. High – protein Qdiets d. GI bleeding e. Glucocorticoids f. Tetracycline Q

B. Decreased BUN

a. Liver disease Q (AIPG 07) b. Malnutrition Q c. Sickle cell anemia Q

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