Fluid Retention Treatment

There are several reasons that may cause water retention such as poor circulation in leg veins, blockage of lymphatic system, premenstrual water retention, and consumption of too much of salt, so on and so forth. Doctors recommend potassium-sparing diuretics such as spironolactone and triamerine to treat the symptoms of water retention. One of the sure symptoms of edema is fluctuating body weight in a short time period, which is why it is recommended to weigh yourself frequently.

There are several reasons that may cause water retention such as poor circulation in leg veins, blockage of lymphatic system, premenstrual water retention, and consumption of too much of salt, so on and so forth. Doctors recommend potassium-sparing d ... More

Health Q&A
Kidney Stone

Hello, I am having 8mm stone in upper ureter as per ultrasound It is creating mild pain. Can it be passed through urine? In past 5 to 6 mm has already passed through urine but this is creating more problem for me.

Urinary problem

One or two drop of urine coming after urination.I have no pain during or after urination .No frequent urination.NO burning sensation.Is it normal or some problem.

Mild prominence

Mild prominence of fetal pelvis with appd 7mm on left side and 9.5 mm on right side. On 27 week 6 days .

Kidney problems

What are reproductive tract infections ? Do they affect our periods ? What are urinary tract infections? Do they affect our periods?

Prostrate Enlarged

Prostrate is enlarged in size and measure 26cc. It's shape outline and echotexture is normal. Report-Grade 1 impression

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How to Detect & Manage Kidney Diseases From Early to End Stage :By dr.sudeep Singh Sachdev

Early warning Signs your kidney aren't Functioning : Publication Kashmir Monitor The kidneys are a pair of organs, each about the size of a fist, located on either side of your spine. They’re responsible for purifying your blood by removing waste and excess fluid from your body. ...

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 ...

Approach to Blood in Urine

Smoky or tea coloured urine can be a marker of blood in urine, medically known as Hematuria. Frank blood may be present at times. These episodes of hematuria may be painless or associated with pain. Sometimes blood may be incidentally detected on examination of urine for some other ...

Be Water Wise for Healthy Kidneys

Keep your kidneys healthy by being “waterwise.” This means drinking the right amount of water for you. A common misconception is that everyone should drink eight glasses of water per day, but since everyone is different, daily water needs will vary by person. How much water you need is based ...

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