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

Time period of dialysis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Kidney Conditions
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 2581 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   approx how long will a patient with screatinine 3.65 and proteinurea 4088 not need dialysis
Doctor :   It will depend on his presenting symptoms along with these values
User :   age 61 years having Polycystic kidney disease
Doctor :   Ok
User :   has fatigue
User :   n low in energy..please tell on an average
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   It is not possibe to make such predictions
User :   ok how shert and how long could it be
Doctor :   without seeing the patient
User :   based on seeing several patients
Doctor :   It can be as short as tomorrow only
User :   and how long
Doctor :   Long, you can say it may take more than a decade also

Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© 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