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This calculator calculates fractional sodium excretion (FENa) using this standard equation:
When using the same units consistently, both mg/dl and mmol/l can be used.
Interpretation of results:
|<1%||Prerenal disease with decreased renal perfusion, causing salt retention.|
|>3%||Kidney damage due to various causes, causing salt wasting.|