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Dr. Eugene Galperin
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Diabetes/hypertensio: Most common kidney disease are the one related to either diabetes, high blood pressure (hypertension) or both

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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Many things: Chronic kidney disease is caused by many things. However, the top two causes are high blood pressure and diabetes. If you have any kidney disease, see ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
53 years experience Geriatrics
Diabetes: Diabetes, chronic infections and hypertension would top the list.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Veeraish Chauhan
13 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Vague: Kidney failure is notorious for causing very vague nebulous symptoms sometimes like, fatigue, insomnia, nausea, decreased appetite, metallic taste in ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Kidney disease: disease of the kidneys
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Everybody: Today there's a laboratory fad that overdiagnoses 'chronic kidney disease' in all well-muscled individuals based on serum creatinine levels. However, ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Following: Cystic disease: polycystic or multi cystic. Infectious: pyelonephritis, abscess. Hydronephrosis. Stone disease: solitary, multiple or nephrolcalcinosi ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Generic term: Kidney disease is a very generic term. Many things can cause it. Commonly, it is diabetes and high blood pressure.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Smith
34 years experience Urology
Depends on diagnosis: A nephrologist is the specialist who organizes care of renal ( kidney ) preservation or function. Depending on the underlying diagnosis he can help or ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Griffiths
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Decreased Urination: Acute kidney disease represents an attack against the attack usually from profound dehydration, nephrotoxic agents like antibiotics or from bacterial ... Read More
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