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Chances of restoration of normal kidney functions - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi.
Doctor :   How can I help you?
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User :   my father has problem to kidney
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What is the problem and since when is he suffering from this?
User :   he is dialised 3 times in a week
User :   from 6 months
Doctor :   Does he have any other health problems?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is he a diabetic or Hypertensive?
User :   not as such
Doctor :   Ok
User :   is any possibility of starting his kidney function
User :   after this process of dialysis
Doctor :   As dialysis is being undertaken, apart from Kidney Transplantation there is no other effective method for restoring kidney function.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Only the signs and symptoms can be reduced with dialysis and other treatment.
User :   Kidney Transplantation is the final way
User :   ?
Doctor :   Yes, and that also depends on his age
User :   60
Doctor :   and whether if his body can withstand a transplant.
Doctor :   Ok'
Doctor :   You may discuss the options with your Nephrologist.

Doctor :   He needs to be constantly monitored by
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