hi my grandmothers kidneys have failed and now she is on dialysis which happens every alternate day the problem is that she fails to urinate and recently we got the ultrasound report which said that it has loss of corticomedullary differentiation and left kidney shows moderate hydronephrosis
my LMP was 10th oct.I took duphaston for 5 days.Its been three day after i stopped it.But still no period.I had a brown spotting mid of dec.Is it possible that it was my period...my ultrasound sound shows thick endometrium of 9 mm and free fluid and 25 mm follicle.......what does it indicate
Hi I m 15 weeks pregnant and my ultrasound read that my baby is in an unstable lie what does that mean ?? I also have an incompetent cervix an will be placing the cerclage next week I want to know what does that mean an what I can do to make things better ??
I am a 39 yr old mother of 4..Over the past 4 years I have had 3 x laparoscopic surgeries to remove multiple haemorrhagic cysts from my left ovary. Over the past few weeks I started getting the same pain back again so saw my doctor who sent me for an ultrasound. It states : my right ovary measures 2.4 ml and appears grossly normal. Left ovary measures 21.4 ml and demonstrates a complex appearing cyst with peripheral vascularity on colour Doppler measuring 2.9 x 2.2 x 2.7 cm. Comment : Complex left ovarian cyst with peripheral vascilarity? Haemorrahagic cyst. Please help me to understand what all that means. Thanks.
I am dating a man 51 years old, that has been on dialysis for about 3 mo. Kidney failure due to diabetes. I just started dating him and he can not seem to have a hard on. Is this due to the dialysis? Can he take viagra. We have tried stimulation and oral sex. Neither seems to work
Hello, I will be going to a doctor soon but I just wanted to know what the causes for a urethral fistula are and what the procedure that deals with it is. Also, if I do not have an exact date for when I first noticed the fistula since it isn t recent, will that create problems for the doctors? What can I do to help the situation for the mean time other than wait for my appointment day?
Hello Doctor, I am here to get a second opinion about my Dad's renal failure. Name : Jai Bhagwan Sharma Age : 61 Sex : Male Height : 5 Feet 5 Inch Weight : 60 KG My dad was diabetic from last 5 year and he was taking DAONIL tablet (He didn't visit doctor after getting his prescription), one day we found that he is suddenly started behaving weird and irrelevant talk we took him to emergency and found that his blood sugar dropped to 36 later on he was fine with some medication. But two days later (He was under observation at Yashoda Hospital Ghaziabad) suddenly his blood pressure shooted up to 15/280 level and his heart failed doctors immediately took him to Ventilator. He was on Ventilator for 3 days and that is when doctor's found that his Kidney is failing (his Creatinine reached 7 and Blood Urea 12) he went through two Dialysis and after that he was on strict diet and medication. For last one year creatinine was floating around 4-6 and Urea 80-120 but suddenly a month before it started getting worce and creatinine reached 9.2 now doctor asked him to get Dialysis done twice a week and said that Kidney is now not functioning. I would want to check if we there is any remote possibility of Kidney to react to some kind of steroids? As I believe and read in few cases it was successful. Also wanted to know if peritoneal dialysis is better option over hemodialysis
My 89 year old father just had a triple bypass and valve replacement. He lost kidney function after the surgery. They are now wanting him to go to a long term acute center, I m guessing because his heart rate registers low in the upper 40 s to mid 50 s. how long can I expect him to last on dialysis
my mother is 77 yrs old and undergoing renal dialysis for the last 6 months (twice a week). She is experiencing pain in the right hip for the last 3 months (no pain on left side ) making it difficult for her to walk. X-rays do not indicate...