Answers in 'Nephrology and dialysis'
25yr old female, DDD with L4-L5 bulging & dehydrated disc, Bertolotti's Syndrome, PFD. Help, now have Urinary Urgency! Have had 2 negative UTI test.
226 lbs, bp avg 150::110, hr resting 122-14 Not controlled with lisinopril,hydrochlorthyazide and BB what else can I do?
24hr urine (5000mL) creatinine, protein, and albumin results are high - about double the max normal, but blood is normal. What would cause this?
7mm echogenic focus seen at left kidney (not sure of calcification)at upper pole.no hdm.
wat could be the reasons and treatment suggested?
After ran half marathon, my arms & face were swollen. Had strong pain in kidney area in my back. Not muscle pain. What can you think of? Thank you
Bladder irritation constant and when full slow weak stream. Infection negative, prostate normal what is it?
Can drinking too much "meal replacement" products such as Soylent or Ensure cause kidney stones?
Can I take Losartan-HCTZ 50-12.5MG if I'm out of my lisinopril 40mg prescription, and can't afford to refill it?
CTshows enlarged lymp nodes(Lower cervical::Mediastinal and hiller); Also possible hepato-spleanomegaly-No discrete lesion.is this sarcoid or Lymphoma?
Carbon dioxide level in blood 13. Dr didn't say anything. Should I worry?
Can I take Augmentin for a UTI? I cannot take Cipro or any drugs in its class.
Calcium level is limit (101, when has to be < 100), Corrected Calcium is normal, but PTH is a bit low 16 (15 to 65). Should I worry? I'm 23. Thank you
Can kidney stones mimic the same symptoms of appendicitis? I got blood dream and WBC is normal and they think it's kidney stones.
Does TUMS taken for acidity has any negative effect in kidneys or liver?
Does Librax(chordiazepoxide+clidinium) has any negative effect in kidneys or liver?
Does cipralex effect liver or kidneys?
Fingers swell when on long, brisk walks. No blood pressure issues or high sodium intake. Have ganglion cyst on left wrist. Thoughts or ideas, please.
Given mine and my family's history of autoimmune diseases, is it possible to have been given a dx of IBS when perhaps it should have been Crohn's?
I had my gallbladder removed Friday due to pancreatitis and stones. Now I'm having trouble urinating and my right kidney is hurts more t?
Have symptoms of IC, ruled out most other bladder conditions thru testing. I can't bear to have cystoscopy. Will a DR dx::Treat for IC without one?
Had totally normal bladder emptying study; does that rule out a bladder obstruction? I ache after peeing, wondering what's causing it. No UTI or stone
Hi, I'm worried about Lupus. Waiting to see specialist. Double Strand DNA is 5, noted as indeterminate. ANA is 1:640. And eGFR is 85. Joint pain.
Hi, I went to the doctor about two weeks ago to get treated for a uti. They did a urine test and a blood test on me. From my understanding it was only?
I have been having flank pain for several years. What could it be?
If i'm unable to eat (been over a week), but am drinking, how do I keep potassium up? Worried about heart rhythm problems. Gatorade doesnt have much.
I've chills & mild fever & muscle pain in my side waist.it happens during the night only.i've had a uti recently & itching keeps recurring in vagina. ?
I have mcv 100,2, rdw (sd) 49.2, gfr 42, and cholestrol of 204. Rest of hdls, ldls, and triglycerides ok.
My last 2 labs Feb 2017 and Feb 2016 showe?
I'm a 34 year old woman and have a creatinine level of 1.08 and a gfr of 68...is this normal? Or should I be worried??
I've been on low dose Accutane for 2years but on and off due to severe dehydration,does this effect the outcome?
I have had back pain and sciatica for a long time, now I have bladder burning, tests for UTI come back negative, my urine has a strong odor. I quit drinking coffee and it helped, the burning went away. But notice strong urine odor.
I have frequent UTIs and take AZO cranberry pills to prevent them. I'm now early in my pregnancy and unsure if I can continue to take them?
I have an electrical feeling on the right side of my body... around my waist to the middle of my stomach. Could thus be from a kidney stone? I'm a fem
If i had a kidney stone on my kidney stent and it was removed would they take the stones out at the same time?
I understand that an elevated randome urine microalbumin::Cratinine ratio of 129 may be a sign of kidney disease for a type 2 diabetic, but how bad is?
I keep getting stabbing pains from ribs down to urethra and uti symptoms, usually around my period. Could kidney stones be effected by my period?
In an( abdominal) hysterectomy, if complications occur, e.g., urinary tract, bladder, etc. when would it become evident?
I am experiencing frequent urination (worsened by: in the evening, at night) , pain with urination (quality: stinging or burning sensation) and sudden urges to urinate. been on antibiotics for 5 days will these symptoms get better?
I am experiencing side pain, pain shooting down the leg, ankle pain and frequent urination. The following also describes me: Sudden urge to urinat...
Is Benicar HCT the same as Benicar HCTZ?
I have constant bladder irritation and belly can swell. No infection found doc suggest Botox, will it remove irritation?
I have a small adrenal nodule. My basic metabolic blood test was fine. Yay. Does that mean my cortisol 24hr urine collection will be to?
I have systemic sclerosis I have just come back from Spain and have swollen feet and ankles and a red rash on both shins and really swollen watery eye?
I had my left kidney out due to cancer .since the operation i have sever pain under my breasts and my breasts feel so heavy .I sit holding them up?
I am now 18 days late on my period. I've had headaches, frequent urination, discharge and no signs what's so ever of my period. What should I do?
I am experiencing cloudy urine (quality: strong odor) . I have IC could it be that?
Is sucralose harmful to the body?I have read sucralose can cause diabetes type2,obesity, heart::Bowel::Blood cell problem,enlarged kidney&liver,toxins..
I have lupus and kidney problems. I have been drinking one rockstar energy drink a day to help with fatigue. Is it harmful?
I took a drug screen urine test and it said benzoylecgonine 150 cutoff and creatinine urine 104.9 what does that mean??
I am experiencing severe back pain, vomiting, blood or red colored urine, headache, extremely painful urination, sudden stop of urine flow, and a foul urine smell. Ideas? Doc says uti but seems super bad, and I just feel sick
I did an ultrasound and it appear tobe mildly dilated calyces and renal pelvis at 1.9cm.I need to know if it is a big problem?
I have left flank pain and frequent urination specially after meals. My CT shows 'extrarenal pelvis' on left kidney. Is that what can cause pain?
If I have acid reflux and UTI at the same time, is it ok to drink cranberry juice?
I have fibromyalgia. My heart and kidneys are healthy. I work 10 hrs a day sitting and my feet and legs swell for 2 to 3 days a month. What would caus?
I am experiencing frequent urination, knee pain, shoulder pain, arm weakness, arm numbness and wrist pain. The following also describe me: Numbnes...
I have vaginal itching & frequent urge to pee but am unable to produce much. I was treated on here about 1 mo ago and given an Rx for a UTI. I then went to the ER about 2 weeks later for a kidney infection, and just finished the antibiotics today.
I have a constant irrition of the tip of my penis, I had a CT scan done. No stone but blood in urine. Is constant burning on tip of penis related ?
Is frequent urination associated with ovulation?
I am 46 yrs old male, diagnose with hypokalemia, my doctor said he has to remove my right adrenal gland because of benign tumor.
I was tested positive for my first bv and was given a 5 days treatment of metrogel. A few days after the treatment, I noticed a cottage cheese like discharge. Now I'm given a diflucan and 7 days metronidazole pills. Is dark urine the side effect?
Is it possible to have renal neuropathy with creatinine level 1·7? I have stage 3 CKD.
Is it possible for the laboratory to be mistaken your results? The first urinalysis results found I have UTI, the second results was trich vagilis.
Is 776ggt level cancer levels in liver? Swollen spleen n cyst n left kidney...which of these is the most dangerous and should be treated first?
I have blood urine moderate a my CT scan is negative. ?
I want donate my kidney to my father and his doctor say hi can't have operation any more hi had sugary heart 3years ago?
Kidney disease, swollen fingers around the cuticles no pus? I've use a nail liquar it helped but came back. What could this be?
Lower to middle back pain. Hurts when I urinate. After urination my penis is still burning. Looks like a bulge in the shaft now. Kidney stone?
My husband is a diabet type 2 patient , and has acid uric , now he has pain behind his back where the kidney exists at the lower back.reason?
My pee smells like popcorn::Pulses specially in morning,had yeast infection too,bt does not appear cloudy::Odd color.
My daughter was put in the hospital last month while on her cycle she developed a really bad kidney infection and 2 small kidney stones. It is time fo?
My Mother is experiencing less frequent urination. The following also describes her: Rapid heart rate. What should she do?
My kids have been told LIES about me, now they believe them. ex hus, his new fam, all wrecked my relationship. Kids are adults now, help. We are ruine?
My stomach muscles are sore from vomiting and dehydration what's the best thing for it?
My ultrasound shows an isoechoic lesion of the left middle kidney which may represent an anatomic variance vs solid renal mass. What could that mean?
My mom has been bleeding a decent amount for 5 weeks and doc says he thinks it's because of a bladder infection. Is that possible? We are scared.
Pain in my left kidney area and tingling day after alcohol and couldn't walk due to muscle pain in leg.
Had blood done 2 months ago and ok. Go back?
Started Nitrofurantoin last night for UTI. Today I have tingly legs, slight tight chest and dizzy. Is this normal @ first or an allergic reaction?
Stab pain lower right abdomen. Period 2 months late. Nausea, frequent urination. Negative blood test for pregnancy, levels not high for appendicitis?
Two weeks ago I had a uti and I finished the prescribed pills I still feel like discomfort down in my vagin. But doesn't hurt to pee. Not uti doc said?
Today my hubby is going to pee after pee blood comes frm his penis why......?
Took bactrim for UTI. Stopped after 3 days because of side effects like muscle spams, and nausea. Went to PCP and had urinalysis done. Everything neg but still penis still hurts. What should I do?
Ultrasound following painful kidney stone attack. "Mildly inhomogeneous prostate posterially otherwise unremarkable." PSA <1 6 mo. ago. Your thoughts?
Ultrasound after kidney stone attack. "Mildly inhomogeneous prostate posterially otherwise unremarkable." PSA <1 and DRE clear 6 mo. Ago. Age 57. ???
Why is the urine of patients with diabetes mellitus bright (almost neon) yellow? Also, what causes the pH spike with diabetes insipidus?
What causes constant bladder irritation? no infection, no prostate issue. I have weak detrusor also. Can have OAB
What could make you right kidney area to hurt when having a bm?
What's is the risk of Metaformin and lactic acidosis?I have had a few kidney infections and stones over the years.Is it safe for me?thanks
Why do I always get 1+ result for occult blood on urinalysis? I had severe acute urinary retention post op 4 yrs ago. Could it be related?
Will an abdominal ultrasound reveal cancer in the liver, pancreas, kidneys, etc??? Or could it miss that?
Why is my urine yellow? I've been drinking water all this week and since a day ago until now my urine is yellow.. I'm fine, nothing's wrong, no pain everywhere
What is the Best way to monitor kidney functioning in type 1 diabetics?? Microalbumin urine tests or simple creatinine :: cystatin-C?
What are some reasons the kidney would hurt more than the incisions after gallbladder removal?
Worst uti symptoms ever. severe bladder pain, burning, urgency, FOUL urine . uti dipstick only picked up trace leukocytes and no nitrites? infection?
What is the definition or description of: Reduced urine?
What is the definition or description of: Male fertility?
What is the definition or description of: Kidney cancer?
What are the tests (blood&radiography) needed for late menstruation, I'm not married or sexually active+ clots,cramps,painful urination and bowel?
What is the definition or description of: Collagen vascular disease?
What does antroseptal T wave changes on a 33 year old female with RTA (kidney disorder) mean?
Whats the difference between laser Lithotripsy and the ultrasound litho? advantages?
Which CKD medicines may cause renal neuropathy like burning sensation in feet?