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  • kidneys leaking protein in my granson for almost 3 years prednisone doses of 10mg to 60mg.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions April 10, 2014 10:41 PM

    CURE OF KIDNEYS LEAKING PROTEIN IN URINE

  • Need more information about a 4.5 centimeter renal oncocytoma. Urologist continues to monitor.

    Genealogylady54 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions February 14, 2014 08:42 PM

    I am a 59 year old female. Would love to hear from others dealing with these tumors.

  • Renal Angiomyolipoma

    soofee 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions November 15, 2013 09:13 AM

    I am in my sixties and have an angiomyolipoma 6½ cms on my kidney. I have had numerous ultra sounds and CTs since it was diagnosed 1½ years ago. This week I went into hospital for embolization but at the last moment they decided not to do it because on the ultra sound that was taken then and a...

  • Can 1.7cm Kidney Cyst be Cancerous

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions September 30, 2013 09:06 AM

    I got a 1.7cm kidney cyst. Also, I had previous symptoms of nausea, burning urination and high leukocyte count in my urine. Can 1.7cm kidney cyst be cancerous?Learn more about kidney cyst treatment

  • How to control Polycystic Kidney Disease

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions September 21, 2013 08:04 AM

    PKD is hard to control, which is associated with the current treatment. In many countries, the western medicine are used for Polycystic Kidney Disease. Surgery is recommended when the cyst is too large and causes damages on kidneys. However, surgery only can remove limited cysts. Once the larger...

  • High Creatinine 1.7

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions July 1, 2013 08:32 AM

    A person with only one kidney may have a normal level of about 1.8 or 1.9. Creatinine levels that reach 2.0 or more in babies and 10.0 or more in adults may indicate severe kidney impairment and the need for a dialysis machine to remove wastes from the blood.Aside from kidney failure or azotemia;...

  • chronic tubulo interstitial nephritis

    deepak kimtee 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions April 19, 2013 03:22 PM

    hi , can any one help me with the best and latest treatment of CHRONIC TUBULO INTERSTITIAL NEPHRITIS as my relative is suffering and she is just 21 years. she is having high blood pressure and even after control diet and blood pressure her creatine levels are going up.is there any treatment or...

  • Back Pain in Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions March 23, 2013 06:29 AM

    Back pain is the chief complain among people with Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD). Well then, what are the causes of back pain in Polycystic Kidney Disease and how to prevent the pain?Causes of back pain in Polycystic Kidney Disease* Infection of the cyst will be blame for the pain in the location...

  • Treatment High Creatinine With Renal Failure

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions March 3, 2013 09:10 AM

    Creatinine is a by-product of the filtration of the blood.Normally, your kidneys filter creatinine out of your bloodstream. If you have high creatinine levels, this indicates a problem with your kidneys. Kidney function can become impaired from chronic kidney disease or acute kidney failure.Chronic...

  • Symptoms Of Renal Failure

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions February 7, 2013 08:15 AM

    Clinical, but the most easily overlooked cause drowsiness, fatigue why does too much. Such as drowsiness, fatigue: this is the early symptoms of kidney career “full fight in” the blame mostly scared and tired. A little rest and symptoms improved, are more easily overlooked. Complexion yellowed:...

  • Diet To lower High Creatinine levels

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions January 24, 2013 05:40 AM

    Creatinine is a blood test that is ordered to assess kidney function. Using this test, along with other factors such as age, gender and weight, can help physicians calculate the estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR), which is a measure of kidney damage.There is no one particular kidney diet...

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  • Treatment for Stage 4 CKD

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions January 16, 2013 07:38 AM

    It is called stage 4 chronic kidney disease (CKD) when GFR has been severely reduced to 15-29. In this stage there have been advanced renal damages and more than 2/3 kidney functions have been lost.Kidney function of 25% means that the illness condition is still in the early period of stage 4 CKD,...

  • Can Chronic Kidney Disease Be Reversed

    pkdcn2897 1 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions December 17, 2012 08:46 AM

    Can chronic kidney disease be reversed?It is up to which stage patients are in. different from other diseases such as respiratory disease and heart disease, chronic kidney diseases usually have no sign in clinic, which is ignored by many people. Many kidney disease patients do not go to hospital...

  • Bladder hole

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions December 12, 2012 05:32 AM

    hi. I'm a woman with 44 years old. my weight is 90 kg. I don't have diabetes but i have fat liver. I had hysterectomy surgery in 3 years ago. Now i understand that my bladder is hole.Also, i have frequent urination.I used drug for retracting the bladder but it wasn't useful. Kidney and bladder...

  • Can Chronic Kidney Disease Patients Drink Milk?

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions December 11, 2012 08:41 AM

    Can Chronic Kidney Disease patients drink milk? Milk contains essential and a variety of amino acid, and the amount is also enough. In addition, the structure of protein is quite similar to that of humans, which means that the nutrition is easy to be absorbed. So it is good for Chronic Kidney...

  • PKD and Alcohol

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions October 11, 2012 06:51 AM

    Research has found that alcohol especially white spirits should be given up by PKD patients because alcohol has particularly great stimulation to the kidneys. It can stimulate the activity of the polycystic protein and speed up the secretion of the cystic fluid and the growth rate the cysts.PKD and...

  • How can I Check Proteinuria by myself?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions September 22, 2012 06:00 AM

    If you check urine protein several times, and the results show negative, then the swelling is not caused by Nephritis. If there are no swelling and proteinuria, just blood cells in urine, then few cases are Nephritis. To check whether there have Malformed red blood cells can tell whether it is...

  • Is this Normal???

    Ruecatt 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions August 24, 2012 09:56 PM

    My husband who is 55 years old has type 2 diabetes. For the past 3 years he has tested positive for blood in his urine. But had no other symptoms until recently, now he has had the following occur:Dry ejaculation, sperm in his urine, back pain, nausea, he gets up 2-3 times a night to pee,...

  • Medullary Sponge Kidney and hyperparathyrodism

    sianrecovery 3 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions August 21, 2012 04:22 AM

    Does anyone know of a link between these two conditions? I was first diagnosed with MSK 20 years ago, and now have periodic checks with the uroology department. I have diffuse calcinosis in both kidneys and have passed a number of small stones. I also was given a diagnosis of ME three years ago,...

  • Reduce creatinine to do what

    crlina15 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions July 19, 2012 02:20 AM

    (1) reduce creatinine emphasis on solving serum creatinine, urea nitrogen rising basic reason for row poison effect is not ideal patients, and then go to a doctor or simply to discharge poison if this kind of practice is quite wrong and not wise. When directly facing the symptoms and is beyond the...

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