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8 1 Fri, 4 Apr 2014
Where is the right kidney located? I have had kidney stones. My doctor is concerned about the function of one kidney resulting from a blood test. Would there be a soreness from the kidney. The soreness is just above the bend of the leg and hip. I have a follow up appointment in early March.
4 1 Thu, 3 Apr 2014
Hi my name is Leon. I went to the toilet more than 20 times today, only to urinate less than 100ml at a time and it felt like something wants to come out. I also have this lower back pain for the last two weeks. Do I have kidney stones and what to do next?
37 1 Thu, 3 Apr 2014
My mother recieved a heart cath about a month ago and internally bleed throughout her body. Her blood pressure dropped. She was put into a medically induced coma . If that is even said right. She went into liver shock. Her kidneys shut down. She was losing as much blood as they put in. In all she...
35 1 Thu, 3 Apr 2014
1 YR AGO I HAD A VASCULAR PROCEDURE ( STENT IN MY ONLY KIDNEY) CURRENTLY EXP 30% BLOOD FLOW IN LEFT LEG. DIFFICULTY IN WALKING. VASCULAR SURGEON SUGGESTS MRI WITH CONTRAST. I AM HIGHLY CONCERNED ABOUT THE CONTRAST DUE TO ONLY 1 KIDNEY AVAILABLE AND ENDING UP ON DIALYSIS. ANY RECCOMENDATIONS?
15 1 Thu, 3 Apr 2014
Good evening Doctor, my brother s(aged 50) kidney is completely scarred. Renal failure stage 5 . Has all sorts of complications. Is there any hope. Is dialysis an alternative ? Grateful if you could give me some advice. He has been a diabetic (uncontrolled) for 20 years. Creatinine 5.4. Can his...
4 1 Thu, 3 Apr 2014
Hi, I am by the names of Owor Alex. I under went pyeloplasty surgery six months ago. but still I fill some pain as it was before the operation. So what could be the problem? and how safe is my health after this operation. If its a failed operation do I have to go for further surgery. Thanks
6 1 Tue, 1 Apr 2014
Hi my son had a kidney ultrasound done a week ago and they seen a shadow , we had another one done today and showed the same thing. I have an appointment on feb 5th to see the specialist and I m panicking..I hope it is just the pic messed up. SHould I be worried?
7 1 Tue, 1 Apr 2014
I went to the doctor wit a water infection. Peeing every 10 minutes. couldnt sleep because I had to pee so often. He gave me some pills for 5 days. took them, within a week it was back again. So he gave me a 7 day lot of pills. I got two days left and I am still peeing a lot and pain in the...
15 2 Tue, 1 Apr 2014
Hi there my gp believes I may have kidney stones and is awaiting a ultra sound to confirm this over the last 4 to five days I have had pain around my belly button and off to the right side of my body and around to the middle of my back am I mistaking this pain for a possible appendicitis or are...
6 1 Tue, 1 Apr 2014
Hello doctor myself sarfraj presntly in turkey from last 10 days. I am suffering with kidney stones and have 3 mm stones 2 each in both the kidneys. earlier 6.5 mm kidney stone gone 10 days back but now i am having pain in penis and urine flow problem. i am taking ofloxacin 200 mg twice along...
45 1 Fri, 28 Mar 2014
My cousin bro having fever on and off for almost 2 weeks. Then when he was admitted the doctor said his kidney was infected due to fever and need to do dialysis because of edema . He is also a diabetic patient almost 20years. now the problem is the doctor said may be there is some bacteria...
9 1 Fri, 28 Mar 2014
I had a ct scan 2 weeks ago. today i went to my urologist and he told me that my exrays show that a stent was left in my bladder and up to my kidney it has been in there since jan 2011 for about 2 1/2 years. can this caise seriouse issues to my health
3 1 Fri, 28 Mar 2014
My husband passed a kidney stone this afternoon and is now dripping blood from his penis. Is this normal? And when should I be concerned enough to take him to the doctor? We do not have insurance so if we can avoid it without any health risk that would be the best.
3 1 Fri, 28 Mar 2014
My husband is 46, smoker, creatinine is 1.5...sodium is 134..wbc 13.5...rdwcv is 14.7...rdwsd is 47.1...neutrophils 76.7...lymph 17.1...Eos .09...neutrophils absolute 10.5...glucose 165...he has cycles of frequent urination along with extreme fatigue. Does he have a kidney problem?
30 1 Wed, 26 Mar 2014
hello my na,e is cindy and i am 39 yr old and i wass told about 3 yrs ago i hade pantirtis and my kidneys were not working well and now i have dizziness and faiting spells and head aches and serve back pain and chest pain what could be going on if i go to er how long will they keep me there i...
3 1 Wed, 26 Mar 2014
My grandson has been taking Tamiflu for 2 days. He is 5 years old and doctor says he has the flu. His temperature has bee 101 to 103 for 3 days. I have noticed his urine has been foaming today. I am concerned something is going on with his kidneys. What do you think?
6 1 Tue, 25 Mar 2014
i HAVE BEEN HAVING PAIN IN MY LOWER BACK RIGHT SIDE. MY PRIMARY CARE DR ORDERED A CT SCAN, THE RESULTS BEING NOTHING SHOWING YET THE PAIN PERSISTS. I M FAIRLY CERTAIN IT IS MY KIDNEY THAT HURTS. WHAT SPECIALIST SHOULD I CONSULT FOR INFORMATION ABOUT WHAT MIGHT BE CAUSING THE PAIN.
4 1 Tue, 25 Mar 2014
Hi im a 42 year old female for weeks nw been experiencing left side stich pain gt worse over last few weeks saw dr who said blood results show kidney function levels were high nw waiting for ultrasound scan,but today felt realy sick went dizzy and thought i was gonna pass out any ideas what it...
67 1 Tue, 25 Mar 2014
I have had a high pitched noise in my head for 4 days.Saw my renal Doctor last week,and my BP was low so he told me to stop the Losartan,and the noise started shortly after that.He said my kidney function tests were getting worse.I have had 2 strokes(one in 94 and the other in 2004),so I m...
51 1 Tue, 25 Mar 2014
I have some urgent query regarding my mother s serum electrophoresis report. She previously has a fracture in spine vertebrae D9. After biopsy of D9 vertebrae doctors found it to be a metastatic carcinoma with primary in kidney . Orthopaedics doctors suggested for kyphoplasty of D9 vertebrae...
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