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Dr. Denise Elser
Specializes in Gynecology
Possibly: It depends on the degree of restriction.It takes only 10% of one kidney to maintain adequate kidney function, but its never a good idea to lose a kidn ... Read More

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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
?Reduce function: Narrowing of the ureter can be congenital at either end, ureterovesical or ureteropelvic junction obstructions. Narrowing can occur after passage or r ... Read More
Dr. Jean Robey
20 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Ureteral obstruction: A stricture or blockage of a ureter can cause increased pressure that translates up stream to the kidney and thus to the filters that make up the kidn ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eduardo Haddad
45 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Diuretic: Manitol is a sugar like substance which is filtered by the kidney and not reabsorved like glucose would so it remains in the kidney tubules and it act ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. W. james Chon
24 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Many possible causes: There are many different reasons why one may have suboptimal kidney function. In industrialized countries, many people suffer from diabetes and hyper ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Casey Ng
Dr. Casey Ng answered
16 years experience Urology
Cr: The most common blood test to evaluate kidney function is called creatinine. It is usually abbreviated as cr.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reid Blackwelder
36 years experience Family Medicine
Several labs: To assess kidney function, the BUN and creatinine levels will be checked. They can be compared to the levels in the urine too. A better measure is cal ... Read More
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Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Yes but rare: Penicillin is mostly metabolized/breakdown by the liver and the by-product is then excreted to the outside world via the kidneys in the urine. Typical ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steve Montoya
46 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Creatinine level: Blood tests to assess kidney function like serum creatinine and a normal ua.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
KIDNEY FUNCTION: Has atendency to deteriorate with aging, diabetes just makes it happen a lot sooner, and at a rate much quicker than aging alone. The kidneys are very ... Read More

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