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diabetic kidney disease in children

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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Several ways: The simple answer is, control your diabetes and control your blood pressure. In terms of blood pressure this usually involves a type of medicine calle ... Read More

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Dr. Raj Singh
Dr. Raj Singh answered
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Protein in urine: Diabetes affects kidneys in several ways, causes leakage of protein especially Albumin in the urine and causes reduction in the filtration rate of the ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Wingo
32 years experience Endocrinology
Lab tests: Urine should be checked for protein once a year with a test for microscopic levels of Albumin (often called micro-albumin). Blood should be checked f ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Damien Luviano
17 years experience Ophthalmology
None: Diabetes can hurt the kidneys and not be detectable on urine or blood test. In fact, studies have been done on diabetes patients who have normal kidne ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steve Montoya
46 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
UA: Urine studies.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Wingo
32 years experience Endocrinology
LowProtein/HighWaste: Protein loss into the urine can cause low protein levels in the blood, and lead to swelling in the feet and ankles late in the day, and around the fac ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajesh Boorgu
26 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Swelling: Diabetic kidney disease is a form of chronic kidney disease. In the United States it is the most common cause of kidney failure. Typical symptoms incl ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Fried
63 years experience Diabetology
Diabetes control: The best way to treat all the complications of diabetes is to control the diabetes as closely as possible. You should also be seen by a kidney specia ... Read More
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A 62-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Unfortunately: No treatment can take diabetes out of the kidneys. This is a work in ongoing presearch in research. The kidneys are destined to fail in several years. ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Diabetic kidney dise: kidney disease from diabetes

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