Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
192 Doctors are Online

Risks of having horse shoe kidney - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Kidney Conditions
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 2527 Questions

Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi
User :   can u pls tell whats impact of having horse shoe kidney ?>
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
Doctor :   yes sure
Doctor :   Please provide these details: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight
Doctor :   Please provide these details: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight.
User :   28,M,Mumbai,consultant,Single,165cm,62 kg
Doctor :   A horseshoe kidney is more likely to have other associated abnormalities, such as double ureters and backflow of urine from the bladder to the kidneys
Doctor :   hydronephrosis
Doctor :   and recurrent problems, such as urinary tract infections and kidney stones can occur
User :   ok ..what's risk involved in having bilateral kidney stone with horse shoe kidney ?

Doctor :   same as above
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor