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Horseshoe kidney life expectancy

Premium Questions

Dr. Sudhir MD

My little girl who is nearly 5 has just been diagnosed following an ultrasound for a UTI with a horseshoe kidney - is this a life threatening or life limiting condition. Thank you ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ravi Bansal MD

Hi Doctor, One of my collegues who is 37yrs old male undergone USG recently which showed Grade II Fatty liver and Horse shoe kidneys. His urine microalbumin is 26 mcg/mg and urine microalbumin is 580ug ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ravi Bansal ( Nephrologist)
Dr.   Amit Jain MD

as pain in the pelvic region. Ultrasounds normal. Follow up Cat Scan normal except horseshoe kidney ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Amit Jain ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Taher Kagalwala MD

Hi, We have a beautiful 6 month old baby girl who was born with a horseshoe kidney . The U/S at birth indicated that the left left kidney measured 4.7cm and the right 2.9cm. There was mild dilation ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Taher Kagalwala ( Pediatrician)
Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

I have a horseshoe kidney with years of infections and stones. A month ago I underwent leg lips. Swelled very little and doing well until 2 2weeks ago. Now have kidney infections and likely ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

My daughter is 24yrs and was diagnosed with horseshoe kidney at 5yrs. We think she may be pregnant. She has lost 3pregnancies to date. Could this be due to her horseshoe kidney? If she is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

Can you kindly elaborate on the statistics of children diagnozed with a pelvic, horseshoe kidney? how many have a normal life? How many suffer from minor symptoms such as stone kidney? And how... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)
Dr.   Kaushik Sarkar MD

I am 30 yrs. old and have a horseshoe kidney, I also recently found out that I have a heart ... and they found nothing. I was wondering could this be from a complication of my horseshoe kidney. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushik Sarkar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Matthew J. Mangat MD

I m 60 and found out I had a horseshoe kidney about 10 years ago. I have been living with advanced ... should I know about my kidney to help me to be healthy? Can use hurt the kidney by falling... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matthew J. Mangat ( Urologist)
Dr. Talal Hussain MD

Greetings, I was recently in a major car accident and required MRI for neck, shoulder, back, & pelvic area; my question is about an apparent horseshoe kidney demonstrating fusion between the inferior ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Talal Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Rakesh Sharma MD

You can lead a normal life but with precaution like drinking lot of water, nad following your doctors advice.

Dr.   Sudhir Kumar MD

Hi, Thank you for positing your query. You have two kidneys that are fused at the lower end. Best wishes, Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM

Dr.    Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Hello Thanks for the query For patients with recurrent UTI, an acute even of the urinary tract infection has to be treated and then put on prophylaxis treatment with tab nitrofuratoin or ciproloxacin to prevent furtehr...