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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. W. james Chon
24 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
High Phos Food: Many different types of food have high phosphorus content. National Kidney Foundation website has an easy-to-read list: https://www.kidney.org/atoz/ ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Food and phosphorous: A list of food that contain phosphorous (p) can be found at this link: http://www.Health.Qld.Gov.Au/nutrition/resources/renal_phosph_table.Pdf so ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Heston
28 years experience in Family Medicine
Here's a list: Here's a pretty good list: http://www.Livestrong.Com/article/28674-list-foods-low-phosphorus/ some of the foods listed: fish, carrots, onions, green ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Irving Harper
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Multiple: Go to this website for excellent options: http://www.Renvela.Com/~/media/renvelaus/files/low%20phosphorus%20food%20guide.Pdf.
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
35 years experience in Podiatry
Blood test: You can have a simple blood test to have the levels measured.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience in Urology
Rare kidney problems: Phosphorus is an important compound that allows our muscles to contract, our nerves to function, and builds bones and teeth. Certain kidney problems c ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rich
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Phosphorous prevents absorption of calcium and vitamin d and that is why heavy soda drinkers usually have low vitamin d levels. You should limit phosp ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Low phosphorus : Low serum phosphorus levels can be due to hyperparathyroidism or vitamin D deficiency. Phosphorus is an important mineral for all cells in the body. I ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Means UR normal?: Hyperphosphatemia (abnormally high serum phosphate levels) can result from increased phosphate intake, decreased phosphate excretion, or a disorder th ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience in Psychiatry
Phosphorus use: I admire your interest for Health. As per information drawn from standard homeopathic material medicas, in Homeopathy, Phosphorus is used for Pharyng ... Read More
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