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1 0 Mon, 14 Aug 2017
I am a 46 type 2 diabetic with elevated levels of protein in my kidneys but which is coming down. creatinine level is normal. my last A1C is borderline and also coming down. i have a swollen left foot, excellent pulse, no pain at all and the swelling is mid foot to toes. also very dry on my toes....
13 1 Mon, 14 Aug 2017
Dear Sir, I am having Hypertension for the past 15 years and now 64 years old.The B.P measurements on18-12-2010 are 140/90.The first Micro Albuminurea test on the same day was 98mgs/l.I am taking the following medicines for the B.P. 1.Monosorbitrate 20mg Tab 1-1-0 2.Betacard H Tab 1-0-0...
1 0 Sat, 12 Aug 2017
My father is having problem with both the kidneys. On regular basis he is doing peritoneal dialysis as his kidneys are functioning 15-20% total said by doctors. The treatment was in continuation since last 3 years but now suddenly he got extreme weakness, swollen up on feet, hands and eyes like a...
1 0 Thu, 10 Aug 2017
I have a kidney stone that is 5mm since wednesday. I havent had a lot if pain today but i have blood in urine and a pressure feeling in abdomen still. Also i have been pooping mucus with blood in it. Is this normal with kidney stones or is it caused by the medicines? I am on toredol, oxycodine,...
11 1 Tue, 8 Aug 2017
When I urinated a small dark-colored something came out with the urine. This has happened several times. I fished the last one out and looked at it under a magnifying glass and found it to be fibrous. It s not a kidney stone. Any idea what it is? I have had a history of kidney stones and recently...
8 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
My creatinine level has a tendency to increase after I started taking Glizid tablet for diabetese. I had been taking insulin earlier. Does Glizid have any side effect on kidneys.My age is 71. Ihave had Acute renal failure, diabetic mellitus in 2005. I have high BP and I am taking...
6 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
my grandmother is suffering from breathing issues due to blood clot in lungs. She is on ventilator now. Dr suggested that dialysis would be possible treatment since she have weak kidney. Now they are unable to do dialysis also because her breathing is getting critical. Please suggest can they do...
6 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
My daughter is 33 years old has 1 child and a bruise keeps coming back on the curve of her back in the same spot. Very painful. It appears about every two weeks and then she gets a kidney infection. This has been going on for about 8 years. She has seen just about every specialist...No one knows.
8 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
SYMPTOMS: 1. Amber colored cloudy urine that smells like an outhouse x4 months. 2. Feeling of tightness in area of left kidney x4 days. 3. Sharp stabbing pain in area of left kidney with coughing, sneezing, reaching with left arm across body, etc x4 days. 4. Look and feel like I have gained 20...
8 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
Hi my dad has problem in his left kidney as its working 22% and right is working 78%. My dad went through Lithotripsy for his kidney stone as doctor did this procedure four times because every time they could not do it because of some reason and last two times they did this procedure without...
6 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
I had 5mm kidney stone a month before and twice i did sonography just to confirm if the stone is gone it did not show any stone and impression was both the kidneys are normal but now after few weeks i had severe stomach problem again did a sonography and found i have mesentric lymph nodes took...
6 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
My father had a kidney transplant 12 weeks ago and is doing great. He has recently begun to experience leg pain from the knee down in both legs. It gets so bad he has a hard time walking. He has never had a problem with arthritis. We are concerned the pain may be caused by the cholesterol meds he...
9 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
Hello I am a 63 year old male and am undergoing dialysis for cronic reanal kidney failure. Lately I have noticed that during dialysis if I close my eyes, and then open them I see differrent shades of green. If I look at a dark object I see dark green if I just look at the room it s a really...
9 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
i am having pain in what feels like my esophagus. I have been having problems with my bowels and thought it was related to that but I am not sure what it is or if I should see the doctor. I also have a lot of gas and I am burping a lot. This has been going on for a little more than 1 week. I am...
7 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
Hi Doctor, I underwent a voluntary test for HBV in Dec 2013 & my result was positive for HBSAg. I then went for LFT & Kidney FT, and all results were ok. In the same month I went for viral load test and my immunology result was 3030 IU/mL. I have not developed any symptoms yet. I recently found...
11 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
A person I know has been on dialysis for some time. Recently a sore has formed on her leg which may have resulted from the dialysis. Her son was not sure of the name for the sore. He thought is was aphaleptic something. Would you be able to clarify the name? He said the maruka honey treatment had...
9 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
I take triamterine and I am taking cranberry pills for my kidneys. Could this make my potassium low? I am 65 and weigh around 180. Today I am really week feeling. I don t have a lot of energy. I started working in my flower beds this morning and couldn t do it for long. I have felt week the rest...
7 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
Sir, I was diagnosed with iga nephropathy in Feb,11 at C.M.C.,Vellore.At the outset, I was given prednisolone-10mg, alt day,Renfor-360mg, 2tabs,twice, sandical-500mg, telma-80mg & folic acid . having performed Mpa test after 1mnth, it was reduced to 3tabs for 1st 3mnth & presently 2tabs (720mg)...
7 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
reanal transplant done 0n 22-2-2010.medicne going on as follows tacrolimus 1.5mg twice azaron 50 mg once wyslon 5 mg after one year serum creatnine is coming 1.5. biopsy test carried out result as follows chronic allograft nephropathy. medicene changes everolimus 0.5 mg given instead of...
9 1 Mon, 7 Aug 2017
switched 2 prevacid 3 weks ago...have in the last 2 weeks developed increasing kidney problems...taking plavix/magnesium/potassium /IDDM/had renal cell carcioma rt kidney frozen/ creatinine hs been climbing since taking prevacid was 2.35 on monday this week up from1.98 friday before....n/v...
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