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Acute kidney failure and dialysis

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When can peritoneal dialysis be done for kidney failure?

Is it possible for me to get a peritoneal , as soon as it is discovered I need dialysis??? ...
 

Ultrasound showed stage 4 of kidney failure. Is there a need for dialysis?

did the ultrasound said that my mother was is the late stage 4 of kidney failure. Her kidneys functioned at about a 20 level. I went on-line and read that we should prepare for possible dialysis soon. We ...
 

Advised dialysis for kidney failure. Hopes of recovery? Is transplantation the only option?

hello sir, good evening.. one of my relative based in nagpur is facing a kidney failure (both), dialysis advised twice a week, what are future hopes of recovery or transplantation is only the possible ...
 

Suffering with chronic kidney failure. Getting dialysis done. Any medical treatment?

Hi. My brother suffering with comic kidney failure. Getting dialosys day after day. Is there any medical treatment for increase interval between dialosys ...
 

What causes numbness in body while on peritoneal dialysis for kidney failure?

for almost ten years now. A terrible case of acute pancreatitis was the cause of the Kidney failure to begin ... kidney failure. I still urinate normally, and am quite thankful for that. my last kidney blood report ...
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On dialysis for acute kidney failure. Blood in stool, non-stop bleeding on injury. Advice?

my girlfriend has been in acute kidney failure since about March. She is horrible wiht going ... discovered blood in her stool . I am in nursing school and know about kidney failure and what ...
 

Suffering from kidney problem and had an Acute kidney failure. Have lobulated contour and chronic kidney infection. Suggestion?

I have had kidney problems for about 10 years-stones and infections and went into acute kidney failure twice. It has gotten to the point that I have chronic kidney infections in my left kidney ...
 

Rheumatoid arthritis, taking methotrexate with remicade, acute kidney failure, stopped medication. Is it dangerous to stop?

was hospitalized with acute kidney failure and before i got out the kidney doctor told me that methotrexate was not good for the kidneys so i stopped taking it until i saw my specialist which is tomorrow... i have ...
 

Have numbness and tingling in right hand leg, tremor. Have acute kidney failure, short time memory loss. EEG no problems. Treatment?

Hi I was told I have MS in 2006, I have numbness and tingling in right hand and left leg, optic nerotisis in left eye and tremor, With in the last year I also have acute kidney failure and high blood ...
 

Bruising left from near kidney failure

I had acute kidney failure a couple months ago due to severe dehydration. Function was restore over ... bruising (at the time of hospitalization) around the area of one kidney which I told was normal. I have ...
 

Can i have sexual intercourse during jaundice ?

I was suffering from jaundice last month. I also had acute kidney failure earlier this year. I am feeling quite OK now. I am about to get married now. Is it advisable to have sexual intercourse? How many ...
 

Heart transplant for kidney failure

Should they tell him he is going to die in a few days? It is about a friend s husband, he needs a heart transplant and his kidney failed , he s been on a dialysis machine since 6 weeks but the docs ...
 

Is there any substitute for a dialysis ?

If you have kidney failure and are on dailysis is there any way you can go from that to a simple injection at home without getting a transplant? ...
 

Blister on kidney, pain, on dialysis for kidney failure, kidney biopsy done. Suggestion?

My nephew has a blister on one of his kidneys. The doctor says it will go away on it s on but he is in a lot of pain. He has also been on dialysis for 4 days because of kidney failure. What is this blister ...
 

Is there any ayurvedic treatment for kidney failure ?

My Mother was recently diagnosed with kidney failure she has been advised for Dialysis Would there be another option such as Ayurveda for her Cretanine Level is approx 6 ...
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What does kidney failure mean?
Kidney failure means the kidney stops to function and the waste metabolites start accumulating causing serious problems.
 
Am i at risk for kidney failure at age 22
Hi, No, you are not at risk of kidney failure at this young age. The common causes for kidney failure include diabetes, urinary tract infection and kidney-toxic medications. Best wishes, Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM
 
26 yr old female with corticomedullary echogenicity with raised creatinine upto 4 with hypertension ,affected vision Wht r chances of recovery? how long Rx?
Hello.┬┐Are you diabetic?.Vision problems, hypertension and kidney failure (creatinine increased and echogenicity corticomedullary)is characteristic of diabetes.It is possible to improve vision with surgery.About kidney failure if creatinine levels continue increasing would be necessary dialysis. I wish you good health.
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