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Swelling on abdomen,face

I am a diabetic patient since 11 years.From last 5 months I am having swelling on face ,legs and abdomen.I have done my kft and rft and lipid test.my cretaine level in blood is 0.97 and albumin in urine is 49. My LDL cholesterol is 75. What is the reason of swelling? If you want any others details I can give you or mail as I have all my reports with me.

Lt renal stone in calyx

I have been given following report while doing full body checkup for joining a reputed company: : LIVER : Liver is normal in size and echopattern. No focal intra-hepatic lesion detected. Intra-hepatic biliary radicals are not dilated.Portal vein is normal in calibre. GALL BLADDER : Gall bladder appears echofree with normal wall thickness .CBD appears normal. PANCREAS : Pancreas is normal in size and echopattern. SPLEEN : Spleen is normal in size & echopattern. KIDNEYS : Both kidneys are normal in position, size and outline.Cortico-medullary differentiation of both kidneys is maintained. Lt renal stone in middle calyx – 3.9 mm , no hydronephrosis No evidence of renal stone or hydronephrosis on Rt side No significant free fluid is detected . URINARY BLADDER : Urinary bladder is normal in wall thickness with clear contents.. PROSTATE : Prostate is normal in size and echo-pattern. Impression : Lt renal stone in middle calyx – 3.9 mm , no hydronephrosis So, what is the meaning of it?

Kidney swelling

Hello sir my father has so much pain in right side of kidney and liver .please suggest us what we do and what problem is this?

Diabetes is getting worse

Dear Sir/mam I am very concern about my aunt's health problem She is suffering from diabetes and now it starts affecting the kidney also her liver is also getting affected . So can you please help me regarding this problem. I know this is a serious problem . Can you please help me whether this requires any surgery or it will be treated without it . At present she has been treated in maidanta Gurgaon. Thank you

Rise in creatinine and

My creatinine level has been increased to 1.46.and my protein creatinine ratio to 0.95. I'm taking these medicines Cap Neoral -100/100 Tab Azoran -75mg Tab wysolone -5mg Tab telma -40mg once Tab prolomet XL--25mg daily Tab inderal - 20mg twice Last month same thing happened. My S.creatinine and creatinine protein ratio increased and doctor prescribed a high dose of wysolone I.e- 30mg After that creatinine level came down to 1.2.. Bt now again it has been increased to 1.46 Doctor has advised us to go for biopsy. Please help me out, sir. Should i go for biopsy. I want ur advice as early as possible..

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