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Kidney stones

Having pain in kidneys and while urination. Earlier I got laser treatment for blasting kidney stones please suggest some health tips.i have 7.2mm size stone in my left kidney at renal pelvic

Kidney transplant

Can a kidney transplanted person lead to a normsl life like having job, and marriage?what is the life expactancy after transplant?

Swelling leg kidney prob

There has been a lot of pain in legs , doctor said there is a damage in kidney , as per the reports attached wanted to know how much is the damage nd wht precaution needs to be taken ,

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.

Diabetic nephropathy

My father is diabetic having high BP since 16 yrs n had been through brain stroke 9 apr 2015, We had been to CMC Vellore on 22nd of Aug 2016 n been diagnosed as: Chronic kidney disease stage 4 Non functioning Right kidney and poor functioning of Left kidney Hyperuricaemia Probable ischaemic nephropathy Type 2 diabetes Non - diabetic retinopathy Systemic hypertension Past history of CVA left hemiparesis Hypovitaminosis D e GFR 22.14ml/min/1.73M2 sugar (pp & fasting) and B.P. are normal now UREA 108 HBA1C 7.4 CREATININE 3.26 URIC ACID 10.9 Its my profound request to suggest all the possible ways to lead my father a normal healthy life!

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