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Edema due to Amlodipine and Kidney tests

I am suffering from severe swelling of ankles and legs and eyelids and face since i started taking amlodipine 5 mg with telmikind 80 mg . My doctor adviced certain tests as he wants to check kidney functions to rule out kidney failure. Serum creatinine, Blood urea , Serum uric acid, Hb all came normal . He told that my kidneys are normal as the above tests indicates how well kidney functions. I have a doubt that DO i need other Kidney test also or these tests are sufficient to check kidneys.

Urine infection

What is the cause of urine infection. I am suffering from it and I have no idea how I get infected ?

Can you please specify Diabetes orUTI ?

I had an urine test recently, result showing Color:Yellow, appearance:Hazy, Reaction PU: 6.0, Protein:+, Specific gravity:1.020, Ketone body : Trace (5mg ldh), Macroscopic exam:- Pus cell (wb 2-5/ hpf) Epithelial cells 0-2 / hpf Bacteria Amorphous (+) Can you specifically tell me if I am suffering from deabetes or UTI, my age is 57, gender:female

I have some problems

Dear' sir.. मैं जब भी washroom करते टाईम बहुत dard और जलन होती है please मेरी help करिये.मैंने बहुत इलाज भी कराया है लेकिन koi खास फर्क nhi मिला

Pain at the time of stool

I am having pain at the time of passing stool from morning. It is slightly more today can u pls help

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