Kidney Dialysis

Health Q&A
Mild back pain

I am having a very mild pain near kidney area. Its kind of sharp pain which arises sometimes. Also, i had KFT and GFR tests recently and they were normal

Kidney stones

I had 12 x 15 mm stone in kidney... Lithotripsy done 2 times only little is broke..But technician says it's broken well. Is it safe to go for Lithotripsy for 3rd time?

ProteinUrea

I was told I am having Nephrotic Syndrome after 24 hours urine and other blood tests. However during the period of test I was having side effects of antibiotics and had oily food and pizzas 2-3 days before. Currently all my kidney blood test (creatin, triglicerides) are very normal, BP is 108/70. Only problem is Albumin which is 4+. I am undergoing treatment from Ayurvedic clinic for panchkarma. Is it advisable for an ayurvedic treatment or I should go for Kidney Biopsy test (advised by an Nephrologist based on the tests).

Urine issue

My father has an issue of immediate urination. He can't control. This we recognize from last two months.

Urine flow like red

I have few symptoms like poor urine flow and last two days the urine comes yellow-red colored and my stomach is blowing and i have one more problem that is my skin mostly in hands come reddish and irritates like itching but this happens mostly when i am in kitchen or i feel hot or in sun i guess this two problems are the symptoms for kidney infection or kidney failure need an help. than you

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