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12 1 Mon, 19 Jun 2017
hi, the query i have is that my 75 yr old mother was admitted to hospital last week after a fall. after routine blood tests it was found she was suffering acute renal failure. because of this it was decided to stop all treatment and to let nature take its cause. that was on friday. but then today...
7 1 Fri, 16 Jun 2017
Patient suffering from acute Renal Colic and kidney stones, has done ultrasound at Ganesh health care few days ago and results showed two kidney stones. Patient in extreme pain wishes to know if there is any lazer treatment available at the Ganesh Hospital to shatter the stones.
11 1 Fri, 16 Jun 2017
Hi. My mum is 56 and her kidneys don t work so well. She won t go on dialysis. Her urea is 200 and creatinine is 8.4. Her potassium is 5.4. She is active and energetic and does a moderate amount of manual work. Please suggest some tips to reduce urea creatinine and potassium. She does follow a diet.
1 0 Wed, 14 Jun 2017
I started having light pain in my lower right back. I have tried several of the tests that I read online about Apendix pain. I don t think I have apendisidus,but,I m a little worried.I had NO pain at my navial area,I just started having this Pain this evening. It dose hurt a little when I...
1 0 Wed, 14 Jun 2017
My best friend has this, she is taking some kind of meds for het kidneys stones. She is hurting my feelings and acting crazy, is this normal? We have been friends since first grade and we are both 53 I hate to walk away and leave her along and this may not be her fault. Please tell me is this...
11 1 Wed, 14 Jun 2017
hi doc! my question is for my father in law, 67years old who is into hemodialysis for 2 years now due to chronic kidney failure. he develop restless leg syndrome. he was required to go thru this heart scanning procedure that would need him to go motionless for half an hour. the result will give...
12 1 Wed, 14 Jun 2017
Three years back,during routine annual blood work, my S.Creatinine was found elevated to 1.4 (ref value 1.0) with no symptoms felt by me. doctor concluded Hypertensive Nephropathy,stable. No change to the status till now. This year , another Dr suggested Thyroid tests too,and I was found to have...
6 1 Tue, 13 Jun 2017
Hi, Since the birth of my daughter I was advised to do routine urine test. The pre-birth scans detected some extra growth of left pelvic kidney Pipe(dont know the medical name). even after delivery at 3 months and 6 months we did similar scans. 3 months scan was okay. 6 months scan again detected...
7 1 Tue, 13 Jun 2017
Hello, My aunt is 84 years old, is diabetic, has had a heart attack, stroke, and mastectomy. Last October a malignant tumor was found in her kidney and the kidney was removed. The procedure was to have been robotic, but the surgeon cut into vein and her kidney was removed surgically. My aunt...
1 0 Tue, 13 Jun 2017
Hi I went to doctor today for right sided lower quadrant pain. I have had a CT scan that shows a 4 cm cyst and a stone in my kidney but no obstruction. In the process of all of this the doctor said my H&H was 8 and 26. I am awaiting to hear from the doctor but I am very concerned what does it...
1 0 Mon, 12 Jun 2017
I suffer from chronic kidney disease. I have only one kidney that has had a consistent gfr of 39 but it has now dropped to 23.5 in two weeks. CT scan shows cortical atrophy and an ultrasound shows cortical lobulation. I previously was diagnosed with FSGS. Could all this be happening as a result...
1 0 Fri, 9 Jun 2017
Dear sir, I m suffering from a 9.6mm kidney stone in my left proximal ureter causing mild hydroureteronephrosis. My doctor told me I have to go for stint operation to remove it. So how can I get rid of it? Do I actually need to go for operation? Or is there any medications available to melt the...
9 1 Wed, 31 May 2017
stabbing knife pains from stomach all the way to my back. .Heart burn from throat to stomach throwing up in my sleep. I have fibromylgia and have had it for 12 years.I I have had the scope down my throat and biopsies on my the parts. I just recently been in the hospital for a busted kidney stone,...
1 0 Fri, 26 May 2017
I am 29 male. Sometimes, I hold-onto orgasm for hours, I mean during sex for 3-4 hours. And continue to engage in sex. Now my question is: Does holding on to ejaculation and preventing orgasm for such a long time effect Kidneys in any way? Proving that, during this period I urinate also for few...
1 0 Wed, 24 May 2017
My mother, 79, is undergoing kidney dialysis, has other issues (primarily diabetes-related issues), has recently become moodier, more lethargic, has no appetite at all, and is showing signs of Alzheimer s. Her meds change often. Would there be any benefit in getting her to a Gerontologist? Thank...
17 1 Tue, 23 May 2017
I am anup kumar and My age is 34 years.My doctor has advised me to admit the hospital for pyeloplasty operation.My doctor Plan is bellow: Plan: A-H-Pyeloplasty- GA My IVU report is bellow: Mal-Rotated relatively small right kidney with nephrolithiasis and hydronephrosis due to narrowing at...
1 0 Mon, 22 May 2017
I have multiple stones in my right kidney, and have passed many, and lately had kub ultrasound, found out that there are still about 14 to 15 stones left... with hydronephrosis. The radiologist says my kidney looks bad already and said i should have it removed. I went to the nephrologist to show...
12 1 Mon, 22 May 2017
My dad has got kidney stone on both kidneys ; 12mm and 14mm and he is 49 yrs old now and already had had his kidney s open surgery 10years before due to kidney stone . He is an army and has got a leave of 45 days only is it possible to get rid of kidney stones without surgery I mean can it be...
1 0 Thu, 18 May 2017
Dx via ct scan with medullary nephrocalcinosis in Jan. I think I have some kind of urinary infection my heart rate is fast, decreased appetite, flank/low back pain, nausea.. i have a nephrology appointment today.. is there a chance o could be admitted?
7 1 Wed, 17 May 2017
helo sir...i m jai...i have suggestion to ask u ...if potassium level high dialysis is necessary r not? mom report says Potassium 5.3 mMol/L , creatine 3.8mg/dl, urea 80 mg/dl .,doctor says kidney transfer r dialysis...if any possible to control in tablet... kindly gv me the suggestion...
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