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Kidneys cortex thinning

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Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

Result of my scan: right kidney is normal in size with some cortical thinning and pelvic fullness. Left kidneyis normal with pelvic calyceal fullness again noted. Please kindly explain the above ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Ketan Vagholkar MD

and gall bladder swellin and small kidneys with cortex thinning. She has not been able to eat and she ... years old. My question is could her kidneys be failing from liver cirrhosis which she... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ketan Vagholkar ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

kidney measures 11cm the right 9.5. A dilated uretaris is visible measuring 11mm.there is significant thinning of the renal cortex on the right. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

I have just had an ultrasound and was told that my renal cortex was thin, She told me ... urine. If there is a problem what can be done about it. Can I increase the cortex widthwith anything? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)
Dr. Indu Kumar MD

mm cyst in my right kidney. The report says that there is a 5mm nodule of mixed echogenicity in the cortex of the right kidney. The lesion because of its small size is difficult to characterise ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indu Kumar ( Radiologist)

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Dr. Manuel C See IV MD

things on the internet saying that slightly thinned cortex is kidney disease can you help me ? ...hi i had an ultrasound on my kidneys the results where i had hydrophrosis on my left... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manuel C See IV ( Urologist)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

I was dxd with osteoporosis @ 54 yo. My Gfr was 56 and my creatinine is 1.03. She ordered a kidney ultrasound which revealed mild renal cortex thinning. I have hypercholesterolemia managed well by... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Kinjalkumar H Patel MD

My husband had an ultrasound that stated he had mild thinning of the cortex of his left kidney. There was also a slight enlargement of the spleen. What does this mean..?? and What else should we be... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kinjalkumar H Patel ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. TANMAY MUKHERJEE MD

there is a well defined rounded cystic lesion noted within cortex of the left kidney near the mid pollar region measuring 14.2X13-5mm which is anechoic in echopattern and the wall of it is thin ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. TANMAY MUKHERJEE ( Nephrologist)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

Hello Doc, I have been told by my urologist that the cortex of both my kidneys are thinning at an alarming rate . This conclusion was arrived at after viewing the ultra sound images of kidneys ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Paparaja S MD

Hi..it means that there is some solid structure in renal that is kidney cortex...

Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

Renal cysts can develop quite frequently in the setting of hypertension and diabetes. The presence of renal cysts makes it all that much more important to maintain good control of your blood pressure and blood glucose...

Dr. P. T. Patil MD

Hello Thanks for query. Calcification of the paranchyma of the kidney(Nephrocalcinosis) is due to deposition of calcium in renal cortex .Most common causes being 1)Hyperparathyroidism 2) Hyper calcimea...