What does the presence of albumin in urine signify?
Q: I am a 43 years old woman having urine infection and taking Cefuroxime 0.5 mg twice a day for the same, but gave no relief. In the urine sample, the presence of pus cells and albumin was found. What does the presence of albumin in the urine signify?
A:Presence of albumin in the urine is a sign of kidney disease including urine infections. We need to quantify the degree of albumin loss - it should be done once your urine infection has been treated.