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Unformatted text preview: Protein excretion increases o Increased microalbuminuria o Threshold 500mg/24 hrs (> n-p norm) Be aware of physiological effects of progesterone (ureteric dilatation and slowed urine transport) o Increased risks UTI (mom may complain of burning while passing water) o Sometimes loin pain due to hydronephrosis secondary to progesterone and mechanical obstruction of ureter by uterus o This may worsen already impaired renal function...
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course ANTHRO 2000 taught by Professor Monicaoyola during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10