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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 ...
 

Is draining fluid around the heart dangerous?

Hey my name is michelle my question is my brother in law has acute kidney failure is on dialysis for the last 2 months he is retaining fluid around the heart had it remove its back again they are about ...
 

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 ...
 

What causes death in a patient of bladder cancer with kidney metastasis?

MY HUSBAND DIED FROM MANY CONPLICATIONS, AND I AM TRYING TO GET CLOSURE. ACUTE KIDNEY FAILURE ... KIDNEYS. ...
 

Is bronchoscopy advised in an elderly person?

hi. my mom, a 71 year old woman, was diagnosed with acute kidney failure. She started dialysis treatment for three times a week. in the past month, she had on going low grade fever. She had x-rays and CT ...
 

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 ...
 

What causes difference in creatinine levels in two different labs?

I m here to ask your medical advice for my maternal uncle who is suffering from acute kidney failure. He is 45 yrs old man, he is having diabetic for since 10yrs and he is consuming Amalong A for his ...
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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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