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Dialysis 87 year old male

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My father is 72 years old and on dialysis both of kidneys of him are not functioning well. He has been hypertension patient for last 40 years. He is CRF and presently the frequency of dialysis is twice ...

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Hello, I am a 32 yr old white male who has had both Chronic Pancreatitis and Chronic Kidney Disease ... for two years. Eventually I was able to get off dialysis and stayed off for over 6 years until finally ...

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17 year old male admitted to ICU with sepsis, pnuemonia and perforated transverse colon . The colon ... hemodialysis to remove water. Kidney function was impaired; however, not high enough for standard dialysis ...

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Hi Doc, My father is 59 years old and he s been with diabeties for 35 year.. He has diabetic nephrophathy no. His Creatinine level is 5.7. Should we rush for a dialysis now? ...

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My mother is 89 years old and bed ridden. About a month ago, she had a home check up. The nurse who ... functioned at about a 20 level. I went on-line and read that we should prepare for possible dialysis soon. We ...

Public Forum Discussions

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Hello Dr, my father-in-law is 57 years old, 50 kg, and has undergone by-pass heart surgery 8 years back. He is a diabetic since 5 years. Now he has developed renal problem and was advised dialysis. His ...

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sir i am a chronic itp patient since birth now i am 51 years male having creatnine 9 and urea 240..i dont want to undergo dialysis because of low platelet count as complications may increase i am ...

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hi doctor , plese tell me how can my father save himself from dailesis . he is 56 year old and dailesi is going on twise in a week . please suggest us how can stop dailesis or give substitute ...

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Iam 60 years old undergoing dialysis. Had 6 sessions already. Ayear ago underwent a bypass and have been suffering from diabetes. My weght is 55kg now.Would like to know if dialysis is cheaper in Govt ...

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i m 40 year old my both kidney get srink(small in size) since 1999. at present my s.creatinine is 4.0,blood urea is 114 and HB% is 6.9. i fill very tired and wikness. presently itake allopathy medicine like ...

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are at 90% failed and he is on dialysis daily for the past 2 days. My questions is, can chemo be done during dialysis? He is 65 years old also. ...

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hi ,my father is 76 years old and has renial kidney faliure.currently he is on capd.is there any way to take him off dialysis.he has been on hemodialysis for four months but was uncomfortable ...

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Dear Doctors, Good Day. I would like to ask if there is a possibility to stop the dialysis? My brother in law, 34 years old, has started his dialysis last August 2010. His dialysis is done twice a weak ...

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I m a 59 year old white male, I lost my kidneys 7 yrs ago, I ve had 1 transplant that felled last yr. Since then I ve been on home dialysis. Now my wife and I just had sex after about a year ...

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Hello I am a 63 year old male and am undergoing dialysis for cronic reanal kidney failure. Lately I have noticed that during dialysis if I close my eyes, and then open them I see differrent shades ...

Mobile Questions and Answers

doctor1 MD

HI. Normally the dialysis is started when creatinine is at and above 5 . Follow the advise of your Nephrologist as this is a serious condition and net may not help you much as there are many factors that decide the management.

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Patients who have kidney problem and are on dialysis must be checked regularly for serum potassium levels because potassium levels fluctuate on dialysis. The normal serum potassium levels are 3.5 and 5.5 mEq/L. If it is high or low, it must be corrected.

doctor1 MD

Hi..hi should not discontinue dialysis ...consult a nephrologist and take check..he might order for serum creatinine.. Blood urea..with him a good health....* hit thanks