What is Nephrosis?

Nephrosis also called Nephrotic syndrome is a group of symptoms that include protein in the urine, low blood protein levels, high cholesterol levels, high triglyceride levels, and swelling. The most common cause in children is minimal change disease. Membranous glomerulonephritis is the most common cause in adults.

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I have been got to know on 25th XXXXXXX that I have a stone in ureter when I got a very pain full attack,
doctor gave me injection like voveran ,...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Obstructive Nephropathy

Detailed Answer:

The treatment prescribed is correct. However the pain may disappear after a few days...

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Hx of kidney stone, stent placed in 2013
Currently experiencing Rt back pain radiating to front, (ascending bowel area)
No temp
Urining OK

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Ultrasound, x-ray and colonoscopy should be enough.

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Thank you for the query.

To rule out hydronephrosis,...

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I have been experiencing mild abdominal swelling (no pain), with bloating, gas, and a general uncomfortable feeling with a 5 lb weight gain in the...

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Brief Answer:
Some thoughts.

Detailed Answer:
Hello Betsy,

This could be distention from gas (such as from an irritable bowel, indigestion,...

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