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Precautions for single kidney functional in 6 month old - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   i have some problem regarding my child
Doctor :   ok
User :   actually i have 6 months baby doll but her only one kidney is working
Doctor :   ok
User :   when she was in my stomach doctor already told me that baby has a very small kidney and when she will grown it will disappear
Doctor :   when was this diagnosed?
Doctor :   ok
User :   now she has only one kidney.
Doctor :   ok
User :   she is very active and playing with all
Doctor :   ok
User :   and laughing a lot when we play with her
User :   is it ok with her to laught more and more
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   as long as her other kidney is functioning fine
Doctor :   she will be ok
User :   can she take part in curriculum activiies in school times
User :   or should we take some care
Doctor :   she can do all the normal activities
Doctor :   but she needs to be constantly monitored
Doctor :   does she have any other problem?
User :   no not at all. she is a healty baby according to doctors
Doctor :   always get her lung function also frequently
Doctor :   checked along with kidney function
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User :   no mam
Doctor :   hi
User :   i am back
Doctor :   ok
User :   any food should be neglected
Doctor :   adequate nutrition should be given
Doctor :   avoid outside and junk food for her in the future
Doctor :   if she is not growing at a normal pace
Doctor :   then she might require hormiones
Doctor :   so watch for any growth lag
User :   will her sex life be normal
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   A neonatologist, pediatric nephrologist should be consulted
Doctor :   regularly
User :   that means she will be like us throught out the life
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   with precautions
Doctor :   also restrict her intake of fluids
User :   means
Doctor :   good high quality proteins like
Doctor :   egg protein should be given
Doctor :   that is diet and overall health and regular check ups
User :   is protiein will be helpful for her especially when she is having only one kidney
Doctor :   as she is active and well now
Doctor :   no restriction of physical activity is required
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   egg is good
User :   will check up go up trhough out the life
Doctor :   better
User :   thanks
Doctor :   any kidney failure should be detected early
Doctor :   as she has only one
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User :   yes doctor
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   thanks
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you are welcome
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