Kidney Disease Treatment

In case of situations such as kidney infections or stones, the treatment can cure the situation. Kidney infections are treated at the earliest with antibiotics to curb the condition. Excessive presence of albumin in urine indicates damaged kidneys.

In case of situations such as kidney infections or stones, the treatment can cure the situation. Kidney infections are treated at the earliest with antibiotics to curb the condition. Excessive presence of albumin in urine indicates damaged kidneys. ... More

Health Q&A
6.1mm kidney stone

Hi, My wife just got usg and and pelvis reports. In the reports it is mentioned as " a non-obstructive 6.1mm sized right renal interpolar calculus seen". I guess it is a stone in right kidney. Kindly correct me if I'm wrong. In this case what should I do? Should I consult a urologist? Can it be cleared with medication or does it need surgery? Please advice. Thank you.

Kidney stone

I had problem of kidney stone since long time now I removed my all stone i had stone in my kidney only not any other part like gb all. N i did kidney stone analysis n report comes i attached my report bt i m not understanding stone chemical composition that silicon dioxide 90% plz explain me n tell me what is do n donts for this kidney stone type that which kind of food is good for me n which is bad for me that in future stone is not created on my body n i dont have bad habits like smoking n drinking all.

I want to donate a kidney,

Is there a problem to live with one kidney , I want to donate one to my brother, are there any changes in body after that , I also have sickle cell trait

Creatinine level in blood is 9

My younger brother is having high creatinine level in blood I. E., 9. What could be the proper treatment for this?. If dialysis is the suggested treatment, which type of dialysis is suitable temporary or permanent??

Swelling on Gall baldder

My mother is 67 years old and she is suffered from kidney stone of Gall Bladder. size of stone 4-6 mm . now swelling on Gall Bladder . what can I operation at this stage. As per position matter is serious or without risky. Suggest me

Health Feed
Is Kidney Damage Irreversible?

It is common belief that kidney diseases are irreversible and lead to permanent dialysis. However, this is not true. Most of the kidney diseases are treatable and many have a cure. Let’s focus on some importantissues which are neglected leading to kidney failure.Young ...

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 ...

Some Devastating Statistics About Chronic Kidney Failure in India

Even as we speak chronic kidney failure is taking a huge  toll on  lakhs of families in India. This is unfortunate because kidney failure is the easiest of all organ failures  to manage.  We have dialysis which can replace kidney function to a significant extent and kidney  is the easiest ...

Overview of Kidney Transplantation

Kidney transplantation remains the best form of renal replacement therapy providing better quality of life and  survival compared to dialysis.  Live related donor transplant still remains the solution of choice in End Stage Kidney Disease (ESKD) patients with the promise of deceased donor ...

The Kidneys And Diseases Affecting Kidney Function

THE KIDNEYS The kidneys are two organs that are located in the lower back, one on each side of the spine. They are about the size of a clenched fist. The Nephron is the functional unit of the kidney and contains a specialized structure called the glomerulus within which filtration of ...

Doctors
Dr. Prashant C Dheerendra - Nephrologist
Dr. Prashant C Dheerendra Nephrologist (DM - Nephrology, MD - Medicine, MBBS) 12 years experience Dharma Kidney Care
220 recommendations Jayanagar 5 Block, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. Gokulnath - Nephrologist
Dr. Gokulnath Nephrologist (MBBS, MD, DM - Nephrology, DNB - Nephrology, FRCP) 23 years experience Apollo Hospital
32 recommendations Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore INR 700
Dr. Arvind C - Nephrologist
Dr. Arvind C Nephrologist (MBBS, DNB - General Medicine, Diploma in Nephrology) 20 years experience The Bangalore Hospital
268 recommendations Basavanagudi, Bangalore INR 600
Dr. Vidyashankar P - Nephrologist
Dr. Vidyashankar P Nephrologist (MBBS, DCH, DNB - Pediatrics, DM - Nephrology) 10 years experience Nephro-Uro Speciality Clinic
12 recommendations Jayanagar 4 Block, Bangalore INR 400
Dr. Dilip Rangarajan - Nephrologist
Dr. Dilip Rangarajan Nephrologist (MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB - Nephrology) 37 years experience Nu Hospitals
125 recommendations Banashankari 2nd Stage, Bangalore INR 600