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2 0 6 hours ago
My grand mother has stage 4 kidney failure and he has a uti and she has had many strokes on her brain steam is there any reason for her to be having weakness and drulling and she isn t asking like herself and she has altimers and my aunts are telling me she is fine but she doesn t know anyone or...
3 0 6 hours ago
My dad has kidney failure and has been told should have a transplant(waiting list)or go on dialysis, and his creatinine levels are very high. He doesn t want to and wants any natural suggestions to lower his creat levels and improve health, any ideas , he s tried diet modifications and is on...
4 0 17 hours ago
I had a penal yeast infection and it seems to have cleared up. I also have some discharge from the penus and gastrointestinal and low back pain. I was wondering if the yeast infection has gone into my kidneys and stomach. Are there tests to confirm this?
2 0 20 hours ago
This is what my test results say. I am freaking out as a friend of mine just lost a kidney to cancer. I can t get an apt for a urologist for 2 weeks. Should I be worried? The right kidney measures 10.8 cm in longitudinal dimension. The left kidney measures 10 cm in longitudinal dimension. Several...
4 0 2 days ago
i am 36 years old , since 10 years ago i was sick. according to my blood report HG 11.9,wbc 7000 Neutrophil 46, Lymphocyte 44, Eosinophill 06 monocyte 04. BCT blood glucose (R) 114, Serum urea 111, serum creatinine 5.0, sodium 137, potassium 4.2, serum uric acid 6.7, serum calcium 10.1,...
3 0 2 days ago
I should have come to the ER earlier, considering it had only been a few weeks since I had been here- TJE BIG GUYS AND THE SAME DOCS are crazy nice, know my medical past (surgeries, comlplete hysterectomy, small ball resecction. etc)-Well, first my urine they cathed(a whole2 teaspoons) ended up...
3 0 2 days ago
8mm stone has been came out from my kidney and its stuck between the kidney and urine bladder.Am Taking medicine for the past weeks to check whther the stone is coming out or not but still i feel the little pain.Could you suggest which type of surgery will easy and no side effect.
3 0 2 days ago
how do i know if what i have is a kidney stone? i have deep pain in the inside of my left hipbone and when i cough, it feel even tighter and like a strong pinch but i have never had kidney stones. any ideas because i do fear that is the problem. thank you
4 0 2 days ago
on 31st december I have gone through medical test due to heavy fever and it was found that my creatinine level has reached to 2.6 mg/dl immediately my doctor advised me to consult Naphrologist and after that my Naphrologist has asked to conduct some test which were on dated 16.01.2014 as blood...
3 0 2 days ago
my son has nephrotic syndrome. since 06/09/2007. Omnacortil 20 mg is given and tapered to 2.5 mg in Jan 08 and relapsed so steroid dose is increased to 20mg in Feb-08 and again tapered to 0 in july 08 and Vermisol 225 mg is given to 1 yr. it was again relapsed in July 2010, June 2012, Feb 13 and...
4 0 2 days ago
I m a retired RN, concerned about my son who lives in Houston. I m beginning to have doubts about his Urologist and need an objective opinion. My son is a prominent Petroleum Engineer and travels extensively and thus my concern regarding what seems to be, an extended amount of time to correct...
4 0 2 days ago
what would you do with a patient who thinks they can decrease dialysis and is having symptoms of being uremic but doesn t understand he is cutting his dialysis to short. I don t think he is making good decisions based on the fact of his symptoms. Confusion, weak, shaky, memory loss,etc. I guess I...
4 0 2 days ago
I was recently diagnosed with a kidney stone that had passed. i was scanned at the hospital and told that I was clear. I have had several episodes that seamed to repeat the first. Over the last few days I have bben having pain again and since last night I have passed a few brown stringy particles...
13 0 2 days ago
INDINGS: The right kidney measures 12.7 cm in length. There is moderate hydronephrosis, with moderate pelviectasis and mild caliectasis. This does not change after the patient voided. No nephric calculi. The left kidney measures 12.1 cm in length. There is mild pelvi-caliectasis and...
30 0 2 days ago
Hi, my creatinine level is 1.44 an it was 1.33 on 1/2/2014 before that it was 1.37 on 27/1/2014 and on 18/1/2014 it was 1.26 i was taking Pangraf 2mg - 0 - 2mg with cellcept 1gm - 0 - 1gm all these days but doctor reduced it to 2mg - 0 - 1.5 and now my creatinine level is 1.44 and reduced pangarf...
3 0 3 days ago
Hi, I think I have damaged (reduced number of) dopamine receptors, due to use of finasteride. I have symptoms like social anxiety, reduced libido, food cravings etc. Also i feel better after fasting for day or two. That is the only thing i could find that is supposed to help me with this...
3 0 3 days ago
My name is Alvaro and I have kidney problems, I think I m in level 3. I see my doctor every 3 months, she is specialized on kidney problems but I don t think I have asked her this question. My question is, can I drink beer or does beer affects my situation? I ask this because for a long time I...
3 0 3 days ago
My good friend has been on dialysis for 15 months. During that time he has had a heart attack and has a stint in his main aorta. He still has the heart cath for his dialysis in his heart and doctors, both kidney doctor and his cardiologist want his to do the fusion of his veins in his arm and get...
26 1 3 days ago
My stepfather had a kidney transplant on Tuesday. He was on dialysis for 4 years and his creatine levels were around 10 before the transplant and after it was at 7. It came down to 3 yesterday and is now back up to 4. The doctors aren t telling us much, is this a sign of rejection or failure?...
6 0 3 days ago
Hello Doctor, My husband is having stone in Kidney & on 24.02.14 one stone of 5.2 mm moved down in the ureter and stuck in upper right ureter.He was having severe pain till 02.03.14 with continous vomitting & was given voveron injection in every 3-4 hours.. For 3 days he was given continous drip...
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