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4 0 Wed, 12 Nov 2014
For 10 years now I have had Uric Kidney Stones and Gout. But this Year alone I have had 5 UTI that have gone to the kidneys due to the fact I always have burning urine because of high uric acid and do not know I have UTI until to late. The one I am currently dealing with is going away however I...
8 1 Wed, 12 Nov 2014
hi doctor,i am having a yellow ,smelly and sparkly urine after that i suffered a kidney pain two months ago;i did an ultra sound and the result said that i ve got 29 mm sediment inside a bag in the middle of my right kidney and i did urinate some blood during those pains
6 0 Tue, 11 Nov 2014
Hi, i recently had a biometric screening at work. My AST came back at 41, my ALT at 50 and my BUN Creatinine Ratio was too low and had an alert by it. I am a 48 year old obese female. I am not diabetic and i take Sotolol 2x daily for A Fib. I am also a smoker.
7 1 Mon, 10 Nov 2014
I was diagnosed. With a upj obstruction due to a vessel. My kidney was dilated and I was not passing urine. I had emergency surgery and a stent was placed until further testing .I was still having pain and swelling after coffee or alcohol along with constant flank pain and tenderness. After a...
4 0 Mon, 10 Nov 2014
My son was diagnosed with mesenteric adinitis one month ago, was veru sick with vomiting bile and blood, CT scan report mentioned small l kidney, had US done and he is dx with moderate extrarenal pelvis and is seeing pediatric urologist very soon. Is the mesenteric adinits related to the...
6 1 Mon, 10 Nov 2014
My 66 year old mother had her right hip replaced in May of this year. She has been very active and doing basically everything she wants since July. She started complaining of her hip bothering her about a month ago. Now she is in the hospital with pyelonephritis. In the passed two days, she has...
16 1 Mon, 10 Nov 2014
Thank you, I am recovering from a UTI and Kidney infesction ( it was an E coli infection). I am a 69 year old lady and haven t ever been so unwell. I was in hospital for 8 days. I have been home a week and still on antibiotics. I am still very tired, despite sleeping for about 10 hours at night ,...
3 1 Mon, 10 Nov 2014
6 days ago I hurt myself with a sharp object about where my left kidney is. A large bruise developed and it started to settle down about three days ago. Today it is very tender and I have ben urinating frequently all day. It is also sore when I cough and move suddenly. Do you think this has...
6 1 Mon, 10 Nov 2014
I HAVE RECENTLY HAD A CT DONE THAT SHOWED A LOW ATTENTUATION NODULE ON MY KIDNEY. THE SIZE IS 1.9cm X 1.3 cm AND IT CONTAINS A CALCIFICATION IN THE POSTERIOR WALL.. SHOULD I BE CONCERND WITH THIS? WHEN I WAS LITTLE I HAD FREQUENT UTI S, IM NOT SURE IF IT HAS ANY THING TO DO WITH EACH OTHER.
6 1 Mon, 10 Nov 2014
Hi there, My mother has PKD and needs a transplant. About 2 months ago she had a blood transfusion. Are the antibodies in her blood going to prevent her from being able to (eventually) get a kidney transplant? That is, do the antibodies ever go away ?
5 0 Fri, 7 Nov 2014
I had a blood test done lase week Friday for my kidney reading. I was told today over the phone that my reading level is 1.28 instead of a normal reading of 1.17. I take lisnopril and hydrochlorotiazide for blood pressure, I drink a lot of water everyday, I don t drink nor smoke. what might be...
2 0 Fri, 7 Nov 2014
Hello. Roughly 3 years ago I was in an accident and had a battery of tests done at the hospital. The only thing that was said is that on my x-ray it showed an enlarged kidney, but that was told to me by the doctor in passing as I was laying on the gerny in the hallway. Ive had blood work (yearly)...
5 0 Fri, 7 Nov 2014
Hi Monday I went to the ER bc of a kidney stone. they did a scan at 1st they said I had a 6mm stone that was infected and admitted me to have it removed. Later they said the scan was read incorrectly and that I passed my stone. I have stones all the time the only time I go to the ER is when the...
6 0 Thu, 6 Nov 2014
My creatinine levels are high, and have been for years. I don t know the numbers. The doctor just says hmmmm, we should try to figure that out, but does nothing. Should I be concerned? WHAT A LOAD OF SHIT! WHY DONT YOU TELL PEOPLE FROM THE BEGINNING THAT THERE IS A CHARGE.?? Typical, money-hungry...
6 0 Thu, 6 Nov 2014
the question i am about to ask is about my mom. she has kidney problems and are body keeps water and she swells as well she also have problems to breathe. recently i have notice that the sides of her nose is welling as well can you please tell what maybe happen to her?
7 0 Thu, 6 Nov 2014
Kidneys Test (10/02/2014): FINDINGS: There is mild right hydronephrosis/extra renal pelvis. The kidneys are normal in size, contour, cortical thickness and cortical echogenicity. Right kidney: 13.7 cm. Left kidney: 12.8 cm. There is normal renal perfusion. No renal calculi are identified. There...
5 0 Thu, 6 Nov 2014
Started yesterday. My lower back, right lower back, where my kidney is. Started having sharp pain in that region. Pain that ran down my right leg and around to my groin. Sometime sharp shooting pain, then pain becomes more intense when standing. Only relief is lying on my stomach. Urine is...
7 1 Thu, 6 Nov 2014
I have a history of kidney stones. Right now I have a 4 mm stone in my right jidney that showed on a CT scan. This stones hurts but my doctor doesnt believe that. I am alao having sharp pains in my right lower stomach, back and groin. The dictor said CT scan shows no stone here. Am I crazy??
4 0 Thu, 6 Nov 2014
LEFT KIDNEY : Pelvi-calyceal system is grossly dilated with indistinct cortico-medullary differention and thinned out left renal cortex. it measures : 20.0cm x 8.8cm. Left PUJ contains a large calculus of 42mm obstructing the outflow track. what is the dammage of kidney? YYYY@YYYY .
13 1 Thu, 6 Nov 2014
I have had a kidney infection ,was in hospital for a week and then continued on antibodies for another week. Was told that it was a rare bacteria infection calledProteus Mirabillis.Try to find out information of how I got this bacteria,and last night found myself in of pain in the unrinary tact...
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