Research Article| Volume 13, ISSUE 1, P21-31, March 1993


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      Proteinuria is an important finding in patients because it may signify either a benign disorder or renal disease. A systematic approach to evaluation is required to determine whether the patient can be followed up or a more invasive study, such as renal biopsy, is indicated. Although the causes of proteinuria are diverse, a structured approach to the patient with proteinuria provides maximal information with minimal expense and risk.
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