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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Reginald Gohh
30 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Minimal discomfort: Under proper local anesthesia, the amount of discomfort experienced during a kidney biopsy shoulod be minimal. If you are particularly sensitive, some ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Cain
35 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Kidney needle: A kidney biopsy is performed to determine the cause of kidney disease. It is performed by inserting a biopsy needle, usually with ultrasound guidance, ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
8 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Limit bleeding: To hold blood thinners like aspirin, Plavix Coumadin (warfarin) before the procedure, close vital sign monitoring and strict bed rest for few hours af ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Complex issue: It is difficult to address the issue in the limited space available for answers. You may consult the site listed below for basic information and if yo ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology
It depends: on the clinical situation. Why was a biopsy recommended? Sometimes biopsy is the only way to establish a diagnosis.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience in Internal Medicine
No: An uncomplicated renal biopsy has not permanent bad effects! Hope this is helpful Dr Z
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience in General Surgery
Splenectomy: can predispose you to future infections with encapsulated organisms and elevated platelet count that can lead to blood clots. Kidney biopsy if done b ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Farahmandian
22 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Bleeding, infections: Splenectomy associated with more common infections (although still not considered immunocompromised) biopsy can cause bleeding and sometimes signif ... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Fred McCurdy
44 years experience in Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Kidney Biopsy: I've seen this kind of pain last up to 6 weeks but that was in someone who had some really bad bleeding afterwards. I would say the normal amount of ... Read More
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