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Is stage 4 kidney disease curable ?

Hi, I am a 56 yr old women in stage 4 kidney disease. I have a history of pancreatitis . My gall bladder has been removed. My blood pressure is controlled with meds. .I had a hysterectomy .My problem is, I have a server pain on my right side that travels to the back,right about where my kidney is. If you touch a certain area, the pain is so server I can t stand it. Also lately I have been getting very hot, then I break out in a cold sweat.I have trouble sleeping because my back hurt so bad.What can this be??
Asked On : Tue, 8 Mar 2011
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thanks for choosing health care magic.It seems that you are having problem with urinary system.Either it could be urine infection or stone disease.Go to your doctor ,you may need and urine examination and ultrasound for confirmation of diagnosis.Other possibilities like appendicitis and some other infection can also be ruled out by ultrasound.Take antispasmodic for pain and you can try applying local pain cream for relief.Also measure your temperature which can guide towards infection.
Answered: Tue, 8 Mar 2011
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