Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

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Swelling, heavy weight

There is a swelling in feet's , due to which can't walk , along with pain in legs , issues with kidney reports attached

Question.?

I am taking losar 50 for proteinuria for the past 3 months. Initially i had 4.1g in 24 hr urine.next month it came down to 2.8g in 24hr urine but last month it 1.7g but this month when i went for checking it just went down to 1.6g in 24 hr. 1.Why is it so?. 2.what may be the all the possible problem? 3.is it kind of serious? 4.do i have to worry about it?

Stone on right and left k

Hello I have kidney stone problem from may month 2016 still i.m having problem stomach disturbance having consult me for further solution.

Query.....

I have proteinuria.i have no idea how i got this may be because of the UTI i had.My Protein in urine was gradually going down but this month it didn't. my protein in urine is 1.6 gr in 24 hrs.So they are planning to do a biopsy. What are the possible problems/disease i will be having...?DO i have to worry about this?

REDUCING CREATININE(CKD)

My aunt was diagnosed with CKD.How to reduce Creatinine level? If her creatinine,sodium levels are brought back to normal, can she lead a normal life(eating without any restrictions)?. HOW TO REDUCE CREATININE LEVEL & SODIUM? What are all the food she should avoid? Thanks In Advance.

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Presence of protein in the urine is defined as proteinuria. Normally less than 150 mg of protein appears in urine per day.Massive proteinuria (>3.5 gm/day) is defined as nephrotic syndromeSymptoms:Edema (swelling) in the face, legs, or both; frothing of ...

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