Lab

Serum Albumin

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Serum Albumin

  • Pharmacokinetics
  1. Serum half-life: 20 days
  • Normal
  1. Serum Albumin: 4 to 6 g/dl
  • Increased
  1. Dehydration
  • Decreased
  1. Liver disease
  2. Nephrotic Syndrome
  3. Poor nutrition
  4. Rapid Intravenous hydration
  5. Protein losing Enteropathy
    1. Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  6. Severe burns
  7. Neoplasia
  8. Chronic inflammatory disease
  9. Pregnancy
  10. Oral Contraceptives
  11. Prolonged immobility