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High levels of creatinine indicated impaired kidney function.
  a waste product filtered from the blood by the kidneys; measurement of it indicates kidney function
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  • High levels of creatinine indicated impaired kidney function.
  • But in addition, the tests we’ve done show her urine output decreasing and her creatinine levels rising.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Change of Heart
  • The bilirubin is twelve, and his creatinine just today is four, rising from three yesterday .
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
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Associated words [difficulty]:   creatinine [9] , biopsy [5] , pap smear [8] , triglycerides [8] , amniocentesis [9] , electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG) [9] , spinal tap [9] , uric acid [9]
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