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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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having amenia hemoglobin level is around 7 both kidneys have mutiple cystc for more than a year. what pecautions and medicines should be taken.                                                  
Doctor :   HI
Doctor :   I am Dr.Mazumdar
Doctor :   Ok let me know more about you
User :   THE HEMOGLOBIN LEVEL IS NOT INCREASING FROM LAST 6 MONTHS. BP SUGAR IS UNDER CONTROL
Doctor :   What is your age?
User :   AGE 63 YRS
User :   SEX M
Doctor :   When was the multicysts diagnosed?
Doctor :   in the kidney?
Doctor :   What were the medicines you are taking for increasing the hemoglobin?
Doctor :   Are you with me?
User :   ONE CYSTS IN RIGHT KIDNEY MEASURING 3.1*2.9 WAS LAST 5 YEARS AND LEFT KIDNEY MULTIPLE CYSTS HAVE DEVELOPED SINCE LAST ONE YEAR. LARGEST BEING 2.7X2.2 IN THE MID POLE. SIZE OF KIDNEY 11.20X5.20 LEFT AND RIGHT 10.60X4.40
User :   AUTRIN AND METILDAFORTE
User :   YEH DOCTOR YHESE R THE MEDICINE TAKEN
Doctor :   Ok do you know their generic names
User :   NO WE DONT
User :   AUSTRIN
Doctor :   Let me search
User :   HEMATANIC CAPSULE AND MULTI VITAMIN
User :   ITS AUTRIN
Doctor :   Autrin is a folic acid and ferrous supplement
Doctor :   which increases the Hemoglobin very slowly
User :   YES
Doctor :   Were you not advised to take Iron injection
Doctor :   Do you have the reports with you?
User :   NO
User :   YES
Doctor :   When were the last Kidney function tests done?
Doctor :   Can you type those?
User :   IN SEPTEMBER 09
User :   CREATININE SEUM 1.13MG%
User :   BLOOD UREA NITROGEN 10.10MG/DL
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Urine tests?
User :   BUN/SR.CREATININE RATIO 4.21MG/DL
User :   URIC ACID IS 4.21
User :   MICROALUBUMIN URINE 5.10MCG/ML
User :   CREATININE URINE 56.63MG/DL
User :   URI. ALUBUMIN/CREATININE RATIO 9.01UG/MGOFC
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   All seem to be in the normal range
User :   YES
Doctor :   Did the doctor say the reason for anemia?
Doctor :   Anemia profiling done?
User :   NO
Doctor :   Did the doctor say the reason for multiple cysts?
User :   BUT HE SAY IT IS ALARMING
User :   NO
Doctor :   Which one, cysts or anemia?
User :   ANEMIA
User :   BLOOD REPORT DETAILS
Doctor :   yeah hemoglobin is low, but can be treated
Doctor :   Did the doctor say about the Erythropoietin injections?
User :   WBC 3.9L; RBC 3.13; HGB 7.1
User :   NO THE DOCTOR DID ADVICE FOR THAT
Doctor :   Are you seeing a nephrologist?
User :   NO
Doctor :   Which city are you in?
Doctor :   I suggest you to take the help of a Nephrologist who can correct the anemia possibly better
Doctor :   You can take the opinion from our panel of nephrologist too
Doctor :   who can guide your Doctor
User :   HCT 21.2LL; MCB 68LL;MCH20.9;MCHC30.8;RDW17.4; PLT301;MPV9.7
User :   TO WHOM WE SHOULD TAKE OPINION PLS TELL
Doctor :   Nephrologist
User :   WHAT SHOULD WE DO WHAT R UR ADVICE
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW
User :   IN THE MAEN WHAT OTHER MEDICINE R TO BE TAKEN
User :   PLS REPLY
Doctor :   Actually this is a complex medical situation that can be tackled by specialist Nephrologist only after physical examination
Doctor :   Yes there is a better treatment that can be given to improve the hemoglobin level
Doctor :   It seems to be an Iron deficiency anemia
User :   IS IT HYPOCHROMIC MICROCYTIC ANEMIA AND ESR IS AROUND 105
Doctor :   Yes
User :   WHICH HOSPITAL IN AND DOCTOR
User :   WHATS UR FULL NAME
User :   AND DOCTOR =S NAME
Doctor :   Otherwise you may take an opinion from our Doctor over email
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