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Chronic Kidney Disease Screening

Purpose:

To screen an adult for chronic renal disease using the SCORED score of Bang et al.

Specialty:

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

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics

ICD-10:

N17-N19

Description:

Bang et al developed a simple model for identifying a patient at risk for chronic renal disease. This can help identify a patient who may benefit from closer monitoring of renal function. The authors are from Weill Medical College of Cornell University and the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill.

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