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What are the side effects of having a horseshoe kidney?

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Dr. Ravi Bansal MD

Fatty liver and Horse shoe kidneys. His urine microalbumin is 26 mcg/mg and urine microalbumin is 580ug/dl and urine creatinine is 22mg/dl. Please suggest what will be his risk and what should be done... 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 .... Side effects include bloatedness as I did with Macrobid and Cipro. (Feels like gas build... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Amit Jain ( Gastroenterologist)
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. 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.  Baranidharan Kuselan MD

Could Imuran, taken for eighteen years as a suppressant after Autoimmune Hepatitis cause kidney disease? ... View answer

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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)
Dr.   Zotaj Antoneta MD

of their baby. They couldnt tell the sex but they found that the baby has a horseshoe kidney. What are the causes of this and what could the complications be? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Zotaj Antoneta ( 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 breast cancer for about 25 years. I take lots if pills and chemotherapy about once or twice a year.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matthew J. Mangat ( Urologist)
Dr. Avinash Ignatius MD

and position of my kidneys have an effect on pregnancy?? and does this conditin have side effects??? thanks ...i am writing to ask a question about my kidneys condition. After a dignosis i had... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Avinash Ignatius ( Nephrologist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

that I have Horseshoe Kidney . Now I am worried hearing this, kindly let me know what should I do. Thanks ... kidney is missing. Ultrasound Report : Right kidney not seen in right renal... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( 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...