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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gross
46 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Possibly: If you have kidney problems as a child this can stunt your groth. Sometines groth hormone might help

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
25 years experience Pediatrics
Kidney problem: Yes, kidney problems can affect your growth.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Rare and benign: myelolipoma of the kidney is a rare and benign lesion usually of adrenal but sometimes found in the kidney. If it enlarges in the kidney it may compre ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Seres
21 years experience Internal Medicine
I : I guess i'd want to know how the "growth" was found (as in, what testing did they do?). In my experience masses in the kidney are either simple-appea ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
9 years experience Urology
Kidney mass: If this growth is malignant, there is a possibility that tumor has spread to the spine and can be causing pressure on the spinal cord radiating pain t ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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Need more info: It really depends on the characteristics of the growth. A ct or and MRI would provide very helpful information in answering your question. A medical ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Cahill
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Try not to worry: What you describe may literally be nothing! If you can get a good urologist and seek their opinion. Generally this finding would not be cancer, but t ... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
36 years experience Pediatrics
Must be done right: You can overdo creatine at your age. While it will not stunt your growth, in excessive amounts and without proper fluid, it can stress or be harmful t ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
16 years experience Urology
Complex question.: Some important additional information needed are the grade & stage of your bladder cancer history, along with whether a condition called cis was prese ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
Supplements: Are not medications and are not regulated by the fda, they don't go through stringent standards. They can bring you more harm than good. Eat regular d ... Read More
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