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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zafar Khan
57 years experience Urology
Poor fuction: The diabetes Melitus affects the part of the kidney which filter urine. These are called glomeruli. The dibetese causes the fine blood vessel in the g ... Read More

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yu Sun
Dr. Yu Sun answered
14 years experience Cardiology
Kidney failure : Diabetic nephropathy (kidney disease), may lead to renal failure and needs dialysis or kidney transplantation.
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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Kidney damage: Chronic conditon of kidneys which can develop after many years, usually > 15 years, primarily in patients with type 1 diabetes. Problem is sclerosis ( ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Not your fault: Diabetic mothers have a slightly increased risk of having babies with congenital abnormalities. However vast majority of diabetic mothers have perfect ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: A fetus does not need kidneys early because the placenta shifts the work of cleansing their blood to the mother.They do need them to start making a sm ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raj Singh
Dr. Raj Singh answered
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Diabetes causes several kidney problems ANS one of the leading causes of end stage renal disease requiring dialysis.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
NO.: Diabetics can get kidney problems and also have low back pain + leg pain, but the latter occurring do not cause or are from a kidney problem. Coincide ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Griffiths
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Urine and Blood: When visiting your primary care doctor, the doctor can perform simple urine and blood test to rule out kidney problems. The doctor can check your urin ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Control diabetes: This will slow progress. If advanced disease then options would include dialysis and transplant.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Ashley
14 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
BG control: In people with dm and kidney problems, good control of blood sugar is essential. Controlling BP to under 120/80 is also key. Finally, especially if yo ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Wimberly
Specializes in Family Medicine
Diabetic eating: Vacation should not stop you from eating properly as you would if not on vacation. Always eat vegetables, fruit, lean meat, and salads.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Not a usual : Symptom at all.
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