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incipient diabetic nephropathy

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
41 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Protein in urine: If you have diabetes, early diabetic nephropathy can be suspected if your doctor tests the urine for microalbumin, and then later for protein.Usually ... Read More
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A 62-year-old member asked:
Dr. Batul Valika
40 years experience Endocrinology
Protein loss: High blood sugars and high blood pressure influence how the kidney clears waste products from our body. An early sign of impaired clearing is seeing i ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience Pediatrics
Urine tests: Urinalysis, urine Albumin to creatinine ratio, blood biochemistry, serum creatinine with GFR estimation, kidney ultrasound . Tests to consider- 24 hou ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francine Yep
30 years experience Family Medicine
Hurt kidneys: High sugars as well as high blood pressure can damage your kidneys over time. Our kidneys filter and process things. When they're hurt, they don't fil ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Edema: Diabetic nephropathy causes glomerular damage and leakage of proteins in the urine. If left untreated it may progress to generalized edema, and renal ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jared Fialkow
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Diabetic nephropathy: Unfortunately diabetic nephropathy is usually asymptomatic until the kidney disease so very advanced. The things kidney doctors look for is protein i ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
It is...: a progressive damaging effects to capillaries in/near glomeruli leading to local inflammatory change and scarring with subsequent malfunction in filte ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
41 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: Blood sugar control is extremely important it is important to maintain a Albumin level in the normal range and i generally do not recommend severe pr ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Control diabetes: This takes first priority. So the diet is a strict diabetes diet. Also, if not in an early stage in the nephropathy, protein restriction would be help ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
16 years experience Family Medicine
No: No.
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