Doctor Q&A for Dr. Jason Cogdill

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
17 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Call just in case: Most physician offices have answering services that can patch you through to a covering physician. If this service doesn't exist you have to make a ch ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
17 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
BP lifestyle choices: Weight loss, exercise, low sodium diet paired with a high potassium diet, tobacco avoidance, and NSAID avoidance all together can help lower blood pre ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
17 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Multiple options : Cure and treat are not the same time. There are many good treatment options to control your blood pressure. Curing high blood pressure is different. W ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
17 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Multiple options : There are many things you can do to decrease your risk of getting high blood pressure. Weight loss, exercising or active lifestyle, following a low so ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
17 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Not easily answered: With the information you've shared a guess is impossible. Even then a blood creatinine level all by itself does not determine the need for dialysis. I ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
17 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Consistency : Make healthy decisions: low sodium diet, exercise, no tobacco, and be consistent. Take prescribed medications, control blood pressure, avoid all nsaid ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
17 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Benign GN - opinion: Benign nephritis is a term used by a nephrologist to describe his/her opinion of a patient's condition. Usually this term is attached to patient's wit ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
17 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Renal parenchymal dz: Renal parenchymal disease is a phrase usually listed in reports from imaging studies, it is an imaging finding. If you truly have an imaging abnormali ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
17 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Renal parenchymal dz: Renal parenchymal disease is a phrase usually listed in reports from imaging studies, it is an imaging finding. If you truly have an imaging abnormali ... Read More
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A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
17 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Age illnesses matter: Using medicare data for dialysis patients life expectancy... 20yo male on dialysis 15.3years average 40yo male on dialysis 8.4 years average 60yo ... Read More
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