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The patient is having increased urosepsis/ UTI due which her CBC is around 15000 and she is suffering from headache, vomiting and fever. Kindly suggest which specialist sh all we consult.

Urine infection

In Ultrasound report says heterogeneous hypoechoic mass measuring 8.5*7.1 CM seen in relation to the mild & upper pole of left kidney.Need advise and if surgery has to take place what would be approx treatment cost.

I just had a Kidney(cadaver)transplant

It is just 1 month has passed, my tacro level is 23.7 ,my doctor says it is high, so he reduced the doses from 6 mg to 4 mg per day.

Complicated cystitis

Greetings from a fresh year medical student doc, i was diagnosed this afternoon with cystitis and was given ciprofloxacin for 5 days, but just now i feel continous pain in my flank, and i'm worried about developing pyelonefritis, so i was wondering wether i should see doctor again to change the duration of theraphy or is it okay to just stick with 5 days ciprofloxacin ?? Thankyou doc *note: i wasn't told to do urine tests

I have a stone in my kidney

I Have a stonein kidney and one kidney a blockage is there due to which my urine is not passing and there is swelling on my kidney pls guide me.

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