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Acute Kidney Failure Edema Of Hands Feet Stiff Neck
Edema is also known as Swelling. Fluid in the tissues, either caused by something local to the swollen area like an injury or inflammation, or from the body's retention of water. Gravity brings the fluid to the feet & legs in that case. As a general rule, if one foot is swollen, something is wrong with the foot. If both feet are swollen, it's not the feet, but water ...Read more
Nauseous headache, tingling chest and down arms,
Cold hands and feet, painful red dot on middle spine, stiff neck,
Chills, dizziness, pain under ribs?
ER: Hopefully you have gone to the ER and gotten evaluated by now. ...Read more
I'm having a a lot of symtoms such as heavy head I fill like my head is full, stiff neck, numbness and tingling in hands and feet, weak muscles in my arms and legs. I'm also having tremors and muscle twiches in my legs. I'm a 23 year old black female.
Fibromyalgia ? : 23y fem w. "head fullness, stiff neck" & bilateral upper & lower extremity paresthesias, fasciculations & "muscle weakness" needs general medical exam to rule out endocrine, autoimmune, & central nervous system disorders. Absent finding, Fibromyalgia, hyperventilation & chronic anxiety to be considered. ...Read more
I caught hand foot and mouth disease from my baby and now have had a stiff neck for 5 along with other symptoms. Could I have meningitis?
2 weeks ago i had hand/foot/mouth, ever since stuffy nose, throat congestion, and now stiff neck? What could it be?
Cannot diagnose: This sounds as if you have a viral upper respiratory tract infection, but 2 weeks is a lengthy time to be symptomatic. You don't say whether you have fever, nausea, vomiting or photophobia, but your symptoms have been present long enough to warrant a visit to your primary care physician. Go and i hope you feel better soon. ...Read more
Drinking h20 lil but more 4 mild kidney failure woke up w +2 Pitt edema in legs and hands swollen and feel real tired what is this ! ?
Symptoms of ARF: Symptoms of acute renal failure (ARF) may include: little or no urine when, swelling of legs and feet, loss of appetite, nausea and vomiting, feeling confused, anxious and restless, or sleepy, pain in the back just below the rib cage, or no symptoms at all. Go to the website to read more about arf: http://www.Webmd.Com/a-to-z-guides/acute-renal-failure-topic-overview. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Labs : An abrupt loss of renal function as determined (usually) by a rise in the serum creatinine. Definitions vary, a rise in creatinine of as little as 0.2mg/dl in a smaller person could be significant. There is no consistent description. It could be asymptomatic or the patient plagued with edema, lack of urine, sob, protein and or blood in the urine. Pain and dysuria could be present. ...Read more
Treating the cause: Causes are a wide array of possibilities. Based on the diagnosis the doctor will treat the cause. Also, the kidneys will sometimes need support with dialysis until the case recovers. Otherwise, the doctor will fill in for the kidneys in their relative absence from the job e.g. Adjusts electrolytes, hemoglobin, acidosis, blood pressure, edema until the kidneys return to duty and take over. ...Read more
If acute kidney failure is beginning to happen because of dehydration and I drink pedialyte, can get get better on its own at home?
An abrupt loss of renal function as determined (usually) by a rise in the serum creatinine. Definitions vary, a rise in creatinine of as little as 0.2mg/dl in a smaller person could be significant. There is no consistent description. It could be asymptomatic or the patient plagued with edema, lack of urine, sob, protein and or blood in the urine. Pain and ...Read more
The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more
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