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6 1 10 minutes ago
Is it necessary to see a GI doctor for a 1) mild hepatomegaly and focal fatty sparring seen in the right lobe and the portal hepatitis region with no focal solid lesion. And 2) right renal parapelvic simple cyst. it doesn t sound serious enough. Is it necessary to see a GI doctor?
6 1 10 minutes ago
I have a friend who had to have a kidney transplant because she had AGI disease. She s been in the hospital since early June. Doctors are saying now that she has TMA. Is there any hope for her. They ve been giving her chemo. Now they re telling her dialysis won t help. I m beside myself. She s...
9 1 10 minutes ago
I am a 67 year old female a history of multiple UTI s with hematuria. Ultrasound showed mild bilateral pelviectasis without frank hydronephrosis. The right kidney measures 10.1CM renal pelvis measures 8mm. The left kidney measures 10.5CM renal pelvis is mildly prominent measuring 10mm. Three...
7 1 11 minutes ago
Hi, my daughter was diagnosed with a non specific cortical cyst in her left kidney, upper pole when she was 6yrs old, she is now 15 yrs old and yearly US was done to monitor the kidney. In 2011 both kidneys were found with cysts, and last yr s result showed smaller cysts on the left. We just had...
9 1 11 minutes ago
what is the reason for simple cortical cysts in kidneys? what is the reason for blood in the urine once in a while? what is the reason for increased residual urine? what is the reason for bubbles in the urine? what is the reason for prostatomegaly? Would you please kindly give an answer?
10 1 11 minutes ago
I was just diagnosed with moderate to severe right-sided hydronephrosis and hydroureter, with the point of obstruction at the junction of the mid distal third ureter. What does this all mean? They said there is no definite mass seen, and no definite adenopathy. I m having a ureteroscopy with...
6 1 11 minutes ago
I have a history of kidney stones. Almost 2 years back, I had the last of 3 lithotrispy to remove stones. Since last 2 days, I am having mild pain on the left side. It s not severe pain that is usually associated with kidney stones, however it s still uncomfortable. Are there other treatment...
6 1 11 minutes ago
yes. just got my path back on my left adrenal gland .....adrenalectomy and they said it a adrenal cortical adenoma.....having a time finding info on this....they said that the tumor was producting to much stelroids and now my right one is not working and I am now taking stelroids by mouth....what...
7 1 12 minutes ago
I was diagnosed with kidney stones last year and today i am suffering pains from lower back, groin and sides on my belly. The result of urinalysis:Color: light yellow pH: 7 S.G : 1.010 WBC: 0-1 /HPF RBS: 0-1/HPF epithelial cells: occasional Crystal: amorphous urates/phosphate : Occasional...
3 1 12 minutes ago
Hi I m 27,male experiencing frank hematuria for the last 7 years .i have done all the exams possible .but no really worried because I can never know if the blood would come after the intercorse .and it never comes after masturbation .always after penetration.never with the ejaculation...
7 1 12 minutes ago
Hello Doctors I am Tigist from Ethiopia. I am 24 yrs old and 54 kg and 1:70 meters.i was diagnosed to have a kidney stone on z right kidney 1yr ago which is 0.8 cms after having flank pain and nausea when ever i feel pain. i was on conservative tx for z past 1yr.but the pain is on and off type.n...
3 1 12 minutes ago
I have been diagnosed with a kidney stone yesterday at ER was told that it was just above the bladder. I have pain meds but nothing helps still painful & burning. on my 7th day originally diagnosed with UTI. How long do I wait for this to pass? I have missed so much work and still miserable. Will...
6 1 12 minutes ago
Went over top of handle bars on mountain bike and climbing bar jabbed into my right kidney. Cat scan showed nothing, small traces of blood in my urine. Extreme pain when coughing/sneezing. My abdomen is also extended. Is it a bruised kidney or could it be something else?
3 1 12 minutes ago
Was diagnosed with kidney stones by ER and 3 cat scans. Very painful lower abdomen and lower back. Also urge to have bowel movement and urinate is constant. Still after 2 weeks pain continues. Just had x ray and was told I had phleboliths. Is this something that is a sign of something worse my...
6 1 12 minutes ago
A couple of weeks ago I slid down a dewy hill in our yard. I landed hard on my buttocks. I have alot of pain by my right kidney. When I first went to the doctor, they thought it was kidney stones. More investigation, the doc believes I may have injured my spine around the 4th or 5th verterbrate....
4 1 12 minutes ago
hello doctor ! I am monisa and my father has undergone kidney transplant . But his creatinine level always increases. Will ragi ,barley , maize reduce creatinine levels and what foods should be taken to reduce urea levels sir ? Kindly plz answer me sir and I m waiting
1 0 14 minutes ago
my friend has a tumor that is attached to his kidney by a small stem of tissue-his urologist is pretty sure he has renal carcinoma, but I am unable to find any information about a cancer outside the kidney that is attached in this manner...would like more information or a name for this type of...
3 0 18 hours ago
I had my R kidney removed 3 yrs ago b/c of Urotheliol cancer in the lining of the kidney, not the kidney itself. My readout In Aug. of this yr. says I have stage 3 of Chronic kidney disease and that my GFR is 40, BUN/CR 20/1.3. I would like to know what does all this mean?
5 1 23 hours ago
i am a 25 yr old female and i have been diagnosed with cystitis and grade I bilateral parenchymal changes in ultrasound scanning....can this kidney infection get cured and pls suggest me how to manage my kidney infection through diet and how to prevent recurrent cystitis
5 1 23 hours ago
I am a 38 year old woman with one kidney. I just got a call from my family doctors telling me that I need to come back in to the office because I have a uti and the culture showed it to be citrobacter koseri. I took 2 days of color, but stopped taking it after I had a rocephin shot. I guess my...
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