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Can Someone With Diabetes Donate Their Pancreas
Abdominal organ. It is digestive organ: it secretes enzymes into the small bowel which break down food and help its absorption. It is also an endocrine organ: it produces hormones involved in sugar control and control of digestion. Insulin is one of these hormones. Diabetics either lack Insulin (type 1 diabetes) or have inadequate ...Read more
Not if..: The infection is still present at the time of death. ...Read more
Can a person who has diabetes mellitus have alcohol levels in their blood, even though they don't drink?
Kidney and growth: While growth hormone will not improve kidney disease and is a diabetogenic medication, we use it in children who have poor growth due to renal failure. It helps to promote longitudinal growth in such patients who would otherwise be small. The use of hgh in children with growth failure secondary to kidney failure is fda approved. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Among other things: The physiologic function of mhc proteins is regulation of immune response. Organ transplants are an artificial situation, however, you are correct in that matching the hla types of donor and recipient are critical in most transplants. ...Read more
What can happen to someone with diabetes that takes insulin shots and never checks their blood sugar?
Complications: The risks of not checking: life-threateningly high/low blood sugar, progression of kidney failure until dialysis needed, progression of diabetic retinal disease (retinopathy) until blindness occurs, painful diabetic nerve disease (neuropathy). The benefits of not checking: fingers a bit less sore, i suppose, at least until neuropathy sets in. A shame to invite tragedy when it is so preventable. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Slippery slope: Diabetes and hypertension are the #1 and #2 causes of kidney failure. If a diabetic has only one kidney, the likelihood of decline is greater. Be aware that not all diabetics develop kidney disease and that non-diabetics with one kidney can live just fine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Absolutely!: Not only can they have surgery, but if you have type ii diabetes and your body mass index is over 35 gastric bypass procedures like the roux-en-y and mini-gastric bypass will likely cure or significantly improve your diabetes. Immediately after surgery i take all of my diabetic patients off of their diabetes meds including insulin. 85% of them never need those meds again! ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Be cautious: It's ingredients are chlorogenic (green coffee bean extract), garcinia cambogia fruit extract, Alpha lipoic acid. While none may have a direct toxic effect on the kidneys but they might interact with the immunosuppressive medication and change their desire blood level and consequently their effect. Provide supplements's detail to your kidney specialist. ...Read more
40grams protein diet: And low phosphrus diet (no cola, chocolate, hard beans, and dairy) also, low salt diet at 2000 mg sodium or less/ 24hrs and control calories per instructions if diabetes is present. Of course this patient sees a nephrologist and you can get more details from him or her or a dietitian. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Anny food can't be taken patient kidney failure ..? Give example..? And person who can get the kidney failure?
Low phosphorous: Phosphorous is present in milk, cheese, nuts, meats and other foods. Limiting the amount of phosphorous eaten and taking binders, pills that stick to phosphorous in the gut preventing absorption, is of vital importance for a dialysis patient. High levels of phosphorous are associated with itching, red eyes and over the long term vascular injury by being stuck into the walls of arteries. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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