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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 ,

Question.?

I am taking losar 50 for proteinuria for the past 3 months. Initially i had 4.1g in 24 hr urine.next month it came down to 2.8g in 24hr urine but last month it 1.7g but this month when i went for checking it just went down to 1.6g in 24 hr. 1.Why is it so?. 2.what may be the all the possible problem? 3.is it kind of serious? 4.do i have to worry about it?

Creatine Suppliment

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

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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What to Look for in Blood Tests for Patients on Dialysis

Blood tests can tell how well the dialysis is working, how well nourished you are, the state of your bones, how much acid thereis, in your blood , as well as your blood count. Monthly blood tests to check the levels of urea/creatinine, waste products produced by metabolism within the body, help ...

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 ...

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 ...

Ten Preventive Tips for Urinary Tract Infection

The urinary tract is comprised of the two kidneys, two ureters, bladder and urethra. An urinary tract infection ('UTI') can involve the bladder ('cystitis') or the kidneys ('pyelonephritis'). Pyelonephritis is a more serious infection than cystitis but thankfully it is less common. Women of ...

"Khoon Ka Rishta": Why Your Kidneys Are "Bloody" Important

The kidneys are not just about producing urine. They perform many other important functions silently of which we are not aware. In fact in advanced kidney failure, the functioning of  almost any other vital organ like the heart and the brain can be severely affected. But that is for a future ...

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Dr. Prashant C Dheerendra - Nephrologist
Dr. Prashant C Dheerendra Nephrologist (DM - Nephrology, MD - Medicine, MBBS) 11 years experience Dharma Kidney Care
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Dr. Arvind C - Nephrologist
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Dr. Vidyashankar P Nephrologist (MBBS, DCH, DNB - Pediatrics, DM - Nephrology) 12 years experience Nephro-Uro Speciality Clinic
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Dr. Gokulnath - Nephrologist
Dr. Gokulnath Nephrologist (MBBS, MD, DM - Nephrology, DNB - Nephrology, FRCP) 22 years experience Apollo Hospital
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Dr. Dilip Rangarajan - Nephrologist
Dr. Dilip Rangarajan Nephrologist (MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB - Nephrology) 36 years experience NU Hospitals
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