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Kidney (Definition)

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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What is the best treatment for MRSA in the kidneys?

Kidneys: Not very clear about your question. How was this MRSA in kidneys diagnosed. Prolonged course of IV antibiotics are needed. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for kidney scarring?

What is the treatment for kidney scarring?

See below: Kidney scarring is a term to describe the appearance of the kidney on microscopic exam, generally on a kidney biopsy, represents dead tissue.This does not cause symptoms. The effort then is towards preserving the live tissue.Discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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What type of treatment for kidney stone?

What type  of  treatment for  kidney stone?

Three Main Kinds: The size of the stone, whether it is symptomatic, infected or located in the ureter help determine if treatment is needed, as well as what approach. Stones in the kidney >2.5 CM usually need surgery through a keyhole incision in the back (pcnl). Smaller stones (but >4 mm) in the kidney may need eswl(sound waves) or a direct look through the ureter (ureteroscopy) with laser break up. Ask your md. ...Read more

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What's another treatment method for kidney failure?

What's another treatment method for kidney failure?

Renal failure: Already present requires proper diet, fluids, medications from nephrologist, if advanced dialysis, ; if young enough possible renal transplant. Specific instructions should be discussed with pcp. ...Read more

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Is there a treatment for boarder line kidney disease?

Is there a treatment for boarder line kidney disease?

Drink lots of fluid: and stay away from drugs like ibuprofen and naproxen, etc. Keep your BP under good control,stay away from salty foods. ...Read more

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What is the dangerous and treatment of kidney ptosis ?

What is the dangerous and treatment of kidney ptosis
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Repeat the question: Kidneys cannot have ptosis (that is drooping of your eyelid). Check your information and correct it and post your question again. ...Read more

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What is latest and safest treatment for removing kidney stone?

What is latest and safest treatment for removing kidney stone?

Depends: It all depends on size of the stone and location. Your doctor should create a treatment plan accordingly. If stone is large, ultrasound waves are used to destroy the stones. Surgery may also be indicated when appropriate. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for complications from kidney stone?

What is the best treatment for complications from kidney stone?

Depends: Depends on the nature of complication........Hydrnephrosis will need stenting, pyelonephritis will need additinal antibiotic, renal failure will need dialysis/ultrfiltration, pain med, ....... ...Read more

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Does anyone know the effect of homeopathic treatment for kidney diseases?

Does anyone know the effect of homeopathic treatment for kidney diseases?

Depends on : Pathology, how far the illness has progressed; other chronic illness, such as hypertension, diabetes...And the use of allopathic medications. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a 1 CM kidney stone? This is my first stone.

What is the best treatment for a 1 CM kidney stone?  This is my first stone.

Fluids: 24 hour urine collection for a snap shot of what goes on inside the kidney and then therapy can be tailored. Untill then drink enough water to make about 2.5 liters of urine or untill urine is white in color. ...Read more

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4cm by 3.5 hemangioma found on left kidney is this big and what is the usual treatment?

4cm by 3.5 hemangioma found on left kidney is this big and what is the usual treatment?

Hemangioma: This is a good sized hemangioma. Most often these are left alone, but you can consult with a urologist to get their recommendations for treatment ...Read more

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My kidney function test came back at 59 and gp says it is low. What is the treatment if any?

My kidney function test came back at 59 and gp says it is low.  What is the treatment if any?

GFR @ 59 ml.min: Gfr is a measure of kidney function, but is affected by many factors, especially the pt's state of hydration. Once true renal function is compromised it is usually not recoverable. Do not lose overall renal function: always remain hydrated (uop > 2 quarts/24 hours), avoid/eliminate salt (sodium) from your diet, manage co-morbidities (eg lose weight, keep dm/htn under control). ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are problems with the treatment of renal failure by kidney transplants?

Could you tell me what are problems with the treatment of renal failure by kidney transplants?

Here are some: The best treatment for chronic kidney failure is a kidney transplant, if you can find a matched donor kidney. Once the kidnay donor is found and and the new kidney is transplanted it requires a lot of care to avoid rejection by the body...So immune suppressive drugs have to be taken by the patient...These are taken for the long term and they have some side effects. ...Read more

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I found out I have a 7cm cyst on my kidney, it' causes a lot of pain? What's the treatment to get rid of it?

I found out I have a 7cm cyst on my kidney, it' causes a lot of pain? What's the treatment to get rid of it?

Kidney cyst: Typically, a cyst on the kidney does not cause pain -- however, this needs to be fully evaluated by ultrasound and a referral to a urologist or nephrologist is recommended. ...Read more

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How does one undertake kidney dialysis done; is it very uncomfortable and do you feel better after a treatment?

How does one undertake kidney dialysis done; is it very uncomfortable and do you feel better after a treatment?

Peritoneal or hemo: There are 2 types of dialysis: hemodialysis & peritoneal. Hemodialysis is generally done at a dialysis center 3x/week & requires "access" into the blood stream, a fistula is preferred, it can also be done thru a large catheter (tube) that is placed in a neck vein. After dialysis, one may feel a bit drained. Peritoneal dialysis is done at home through a catheter inserted into the abdominal cavity. ...Read more

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I have a stone of 6 mm in my right kidney, what type of treatment i need to have and how much time will it take?

Depends: Depending on symptoms it could be either shock treatment or minimally invasive surgery sometimes. Prevention of recurrence is always important. ...Read more