Kidney function tests

Definition of Kidney function tests

Kidney function tests are common lab tests used to evaluate how well the kidneys are working. See links below for details of how each test is performed:

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Linda Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 10/30/2010

Kidney anatomy
Kidney - blood and urine flow
Kidney function tests

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