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Dr. Pascale Lane

Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Oklahoma City, OK
37 years experience female

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Oklahoma City, OK

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Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

31 Answers
1 Agree
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Inhibits crystals: Urocit k (potassium citrate) alters urine acid levels and provides citrate which binds to calcium so it can't complex with oxalate to form the most co... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Yes, usually: Most healthy adults can donate a kidney with very little long-term risk. All possible donors should be carefully screened for conditions that could in... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Yes: Chronic kidney disease eventually involves the whole kidney. Disorders may start out in one location, but over time the kidney's adaptive processes le... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Kidney infection: Pyelonephritis is an infection of the upper urinary tract and kidney.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Often: Most kidney stone are formed of calcium and oxalate. Urocit k (potassium citrate) can reduce crystallization of these substances by adjusting the aci... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Probably yes: For a urinary tract infection, the total daily dose of 50 mg would be appropriate for a child weighing about 20 pounds. For prophylaxis (prevention) o... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Diabetes etc: The most common cause of kidney failure is diabetes, followed by high blood pressure and inflammatory disorders of the kidney.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Yes, but no: A healthy 13-year-old can generally lose a kidney (to trauma, etc) with few long-term consequences, so donation should be safe. However, very few tran... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Ask your doctor: Kidney disease stage is primarily determined by estimated glomerular filtration rate. This is calculated from lab studies using one of several equatio... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Sometimes: Sometimes kidneys may fail suddenly but be able to recover over weeks to months. With diseases like diabetes or high blood pressure, kidneys lose fun... Read More
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
HUS or Dehydration: Most kidney failure can cause constipation. Some forms of hemolytic uremic syndrome follow certain infectious forms of diarrhea. Also any severe diarr... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Weeks: Once kidney function falls below 10% of normal, most patients will develop uremia. This includes progressive weakness and confusion progressing to com... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Yes: Kremil s is an aluminum and magnesium antacid. It can lead to changes in urine ph (acid level) that may alter drug metabolism and promote certain kidn... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Years: Depending on the actual disorder chronic kidney disease (ckd) can take months to years to reach the point where kidney replacement therapy becomes nec... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Huge kidneys: Dominant or adult PKD often presents with huge kidneys with cysts. High blood pressure, pain in the kidneys, and strokes may also be issues. The kidne... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Yes, but no: A healthy 16-year-old can generally lose a kidney (to trauma, etc) with few long-term consequences, so donation should be safe. However, very few tran... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
UTIs: This antibiotic can be used to treat several infections , but it is an important drug for the urinary tract. It is an effective agent to prevent infec... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Yes: Diabetes is the most common cause of permanent kidney failure in most of the world. 40-50% of patients with diabetes will be affected by this complica... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
No: Nephrocalcinosis means calcium has deposited in the kidney. This condition can occur from disease or damage or even some drugs. Treatment involves ide... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
PEG: Polyethylene glycol (miralax) is safe and effective. It is most important to avoid products that contain magnesium or phosphate.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Maybe: C3 may be low in a number of kidney diseases. Other conditions can reduce this complement component as well without kidney problems. Other blood and u... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Yes: Treatment of kidney infections depends on the local bacteria and the age of the patient. In pediatrics cephalosporins like Cefuroxime and Ceftriaxone ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
No: Giving a kidney should be a completely voluntary activity. Good transplant centers will allow reluctant donors to opt out and save face, even in the f... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Kidneys plus: Nephrologists specialize in the kidneys, but kidney function is important for other body functions. Nephrologists also deal with bones, anemia and oth... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Depends on type: Children with enterotoxic hus die 5% or less. With atypical hus the death rate is higher with chronic recurrent episodes.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Kidneys plus: Nephrologists specialize in the kidneys, but kidney function is important for other body functions. Nephrologists also deal with bones, anemia and oth... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
With insulin: When potassium gets high it can be lowered in the blood by shifting it into the cells. Insulin (and some other drugs) do this. Dextrose (glucose) can ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Not yet: Scientists are treating a number of models of kidney disease in animals with stem cells. Some show promise, but no stem cell therapy is available to t... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Citrate supplement: Urocit k (potassium citrate) alters urine acid levels and provides citrate which binds to calcium so it can't complex with oxalate to form the most co... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Variable: After an episode of acute kidney injury urine may look like water as the kidney often cannot appropriately retain water. Sometimes the urine may conta... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Kidneys vs drainage: Nephrologists deal with disorders of the kidney, the organ that makes urine. Urologists are surgeons who deal with the system that takes urine from th... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Lane is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lane is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Wife CKD GDR 35 normal K. How careful does she need to be re: potassium?
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DEAR SIR, CAN I KNOW WHAT ARE THE RISK & SIDE EFFECTS O
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This saved my life. Thank you. hey thanks doctor..

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine, MO
Graduated 1985MD

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Oklahoma University Children's Physicians
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