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Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR) from Urea & Creatinine Clearances Calculator

Purpose:

To calculate patient's glomerular filtration rate (GFR) from the creatinine and urea clearances using the equations of Levey et al.

Specialty:

Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics
Clinical Laboratory

Objective:

laboratory tests

ICD-10:

R94.4

Description:

Levey et al developed equations for estimating the glomerular filtration rate (GFR) from creatinine and urea clearances. The authors are from the Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) Study Group.

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