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11 1 17 hours ago
I m 29 yes old, I had a baby six months ago. No complications or anything. My periods are normal except they became a little heavier after I had the baby. Over all I m in good shape. About few days ago I m having pains in my right side (kidney I guess). I have a kidney infection few years back....
11 1 17 hours ago
I had a liproscoptic removal of my left adrenal gland that had an 8 c tumor---after 1+week I developed a terrible smelling problem--I sometimes have to use a face mask to defuse weird smells in rooms large or small-I am ok outside most of the time-is this from the surgery, pain meds, or what &...
11 1 17 hours ago
Hi, I did liposuction around abdomen area, right on the back, it is very close to my kidney. It is been 2 months already, how do I know if my doctor accidentially breaks into my kidney or not? I am afriad he did. Here are my syptoms: Extremly tired even with nothing to do, short breath, foamy...
11 1 17 hours ago
I had my left kidney removed three weeks ago, it was by laproscopic hand-assisted, and now I have a strange looking bump, on my sticks out strange there, with a large crease, on the right side of my navel? What is this? Will it ever go away? It hurts there now and is more sensitive...
6 1 1 day ago
My daughter is only 15 years old and she has been having problems with bladder and kidney infections since she in the third grade. The doctors think she might have innerstitial cystitis. She pees every 5 minutes and and has a lot of pain and burning in her bladder and her kidneys. She was checked...
6 1 1 day ago
I have primary auto immune polyglandular Addison s disease. I have been very tired and been going back and forth with dehydration for about a mth. Have been managing at home for now. But my question is I started having this chlorine taste in my mouth the past couple weeks. What could cause this?...
5 1 1 day ago
Hi my husband is an heavy equipment operator and gets bounced around in his rig for 10 hrs a day. He called me saying that he is having severe pain in the rectal area while being bounced around on his rig as well as when he coughs and he send when bending over as well. He said he has hemorrhoids...
5 1 1 day ago
Hello, My wife suffers from acute Dysmenorrhea. She takes Meftal Spas250 twice at a time & thrice a day. She suffers unbearable pain. Menstruation timing is regular & occurs in right amount. However she has one active kidney(which is larger in size) & another inactive. We are worried that Meftal...
11 1 1 day ago
Hi I have a pinched nerve/herniated disc in lower back, which I ve had since December/January 2013/2014. I have been prescribed 30mg m eslon bid, 50mg nortriptyline Sid, 10mg sevredol qid & paracetamol x 2 qid. I have been having trouble urinating, like a delay, sitting waiting for it to come & I...
6 1 1 day ago
my dad 57 was put on dialysis about 6 months ago, he also had a cow valve put in his arm. at dialysis one day he had to be sent to the hospital because it was clogged. they ended up keeping him and doing a tissue valve and a quadruple by pass. how healthy is he going to be after recovery?
6 1 1 day ago
I m Jessica Im 16 years old I m about 140 pounds. Over the past month I have been experincing stomach pain , and dizzyness spells. The doctors have ruled out a lot of things appendicitis , gallbladder, kidney stones ect. I m so sick or being sick. I just need answers can you help ?
7 1 1 day ago
Hi, My Mother, 62, a diabetic for the past 10 years, 6years on insulin, suffered Hypoglycemia three weeks back. Her creatinine started to spike with potassium, at their peeks Creatinine went up to 5.1 and potassium to 6.5. Now after two days of fluids in a hospital, her creatinine levels dropped...
6 1 1 day ago
I had a kidney infection and went to the hospital on Dec. 12. I thought it was kidney stones because I had pain in my left kidney where I have had a stone before and blood in my urine. Found out it was an infection. I was given cephalexin Monohydrate. 10 days, four days pills a day. Sympton...
6 1 1 day ago
Hello, I am 36. At the age of 20 I was diagnosed with proteinuria but the kidney biopsy could not conclude fsgs. Since then I have been fine. At that time the Dr told me to take blood pressure pills. I smoke at least 10 cig. a day of marijuana does this help to lower my blood pressure? thank you
6 1 1 day ago
I am a 44-year-old kidney donor and am experiencing gout. Can the gout damage my remaining kidney? Are the drugs used for gout toxic to the kidneys? I am 6 2 and 215 pounds and a vegetarian. The pain is very disabling. I see a nephrologist on Friday, because my PCP cannot get the gout under...
11 1 1 day ago
my father is a heart patient and resently they got second heart attack and inbetween the treatment we found that they are surviving on one kedney, his one kidney is colleps because of calcium deposited in the veins. now from last three weaks they r havin sevear muscullar pain in hole body ,...
7 1 1 day ago
sir i am a patient of Apollo hospitals of chennai. my name is batenur rahman. my id is 0000. i am a kidney transplant patient. i am getting abscess. i got a report of my pus culture. how to fax in nephrology unit of apollo hospitals. there are diferent fax numbers
11 1 1 day ago
hi Doctor, my husband had 2 kidney stones. 1st was in the right kidney 0.5mm which was defragmented with medicines. 2nd stone was 1cm in the left kidney which was removed by lithrotripsy. now he has uti & food poising. he is on 3 day Antibio course. he was feeling better after 2 days but this...
14 1 1 day ago
6 1 2 days ago
My father had cirrosis of the liver and HEP C. He went to an onocologist for the 1st time on a friday. The doctor took all kinds of blood work and sent my father home with morphine pills. The next day, that night my Father went to the emergency room for kidney failure. Should of the doctor or lab...
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