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A 31-year-old male asked:

my mother age is 70 years and she is suffering from high serum creatinine(10.02) along with high bun and uric acid.plz sugest for how to cure.

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Nephrologist: With creatinine in 10 range she has serious kidney disease and needs dialysis soon. In the interim she needs to follow strict dietary protocols and watch certain foods and meds. See a kidney doctor who can get her headed in that direction soon.

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