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What does PCR stand for?

PCR stands for Protein/Creatinine Ratio

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In a new secondary analysis of a major randomized clinical trial, urinary protein/creatinine ratio and levels of C-reactive protein, troponin T, and N-terminal prohormone brain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) each provided additional prognostic information and independently predicted cardiovascular outcome in this population of patients, Dr.
The strips also measure the level of creatinine, making them the only dipstick test that estimates the protein/creatinine ratio.
Patients with persistently abnormal urinalysis or creatinine should have a urine protein/creatinine ratio or 24-hour proteinuria [test], urine microscopy, renal ultrasound, and be considered for biopsy referral," Dr.