What is the most important parameter to diagnose kidney disease in type 2 diabetic patients?

What is the most important parameter to diagnose kidney disease in type 2 diabetic patients?

In this video, Dr. Vinod Mittal, Senior Diabetologist, Delhi Heart and Lung Institute, will discuss the important parameter to diagnose kidney disease in type 2 diabetes patients. The important parameter is urine albumin creatinine ratio or microalbuminuria test known as overt proteinuria. He will discuss the normal and abnormal values to arrive at a diagnosis. One more important test he will talk is eGFR which is estimated glomerular filtration rate.