Kidney Dialysis

Health Q&A
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

Kidney stone pain

Bearable pain in left side stomach done sonography detected stone of 4 mm now pain bearable but increases need painkiller tablets name.

Creatine Suppliment

Hi, I just like to know taking 5gm of creatine supplement everyday can cause kidney any kind of problems?

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?

ALBUMIN in urine

In my urine 1+ or 2+ albumin is present between 1month but now albumin is lees then1++. some time albumin is 1+ or 2+? what problem in my kidney or urine?

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High Creatinine on Dialysis

Last week I met an anxious patient in my clinic. He was a young guy having end stage kidney disease (ESKD or ESRD) on regular 3 times per week hemodialysis. He exclaimed, "Doc I'm scared. Inspite of 3 times a week dialysis my creatinine levels have gone up from 6mg/dl (3 months ago) to ...

What Is an Edema?

Edema - a terminology used to denote swelling. It usually occurs because of - 1.) Inflammation, and 2.) Fluid retention, 3.) Blockage of any major vein and lymph passage. Edema / swelling due to inflammation may occur after trauma, infection and may develop over any part of the body. Edema ...

What Is Serum Creatinine ?

Creatinine is a small harmless protein that comes from the muscles. The only way it goes out of the body is via the kidneys into the urine. Normally it is present in a concentration of 0.5 to 1.2mg/dl in the blood (plasma). When the concentration of creatinine rises in the blood it means that ...

The Kidneys And Diseases Affecting Kidney Function

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