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A 47-year-old female asked about a 72-year-old male:

Age 72. regulated blood sugar. regulated hypertansion. little kidney stone. good heart function. creatinine 180, normal range upto 115. dialysis?

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Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 9 years experience
Kidney : There are several ways to evaluate the kidneys. It starts with a conversation with a doctor, then a physical examination. There are several possible next paths: Labs tests, blood, urine, ultrasounds, CT scans, biopsies. After the history and physical testing, decisions can be started.

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