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CCC Critical Care Compendium 680

Urea-Creatinine Ratio

The relationship of urea and creatine is dependent on serum laboratory units used to determine the cause of acute kidney injury.
CCC Critical Care Compendium 680


Urea (Blood Urea Nitrogen – BUN) is the chief end product of protein metabolism. it is formed in the liver from ammonia and excreted by the kidneys. Urea accounts for 50% of serum non-protein nitrogen Causes of Increased serum urea…