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If you have kidney problems and drink too much water what can happen?

If you have kidney problems and drink too much water what can happen?

Water kidney problem: If you have severe chronic kidney disease and you drink too much water, fluid retention may occur due to the diseased kidneys not excreting enough water. Loop diuretics may then be needed to help eliminate the excess water. ...Read more

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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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Can a gallbladder cause sever kidney problems, to the point where you're in so much pain that you can not walk?

Can a gallbladder cause sever kidney problems, to the point where you're in so much pain that you can not walk?

Right upper abdomen: Your liver is on your right side below the ribs. The gallbladder is tucked under the liver. Right side abdominal pain, above the belly button is usually where it hurts with a bad gallbladder. The pain can be severe. If it lasts more than an hour or if you are vomiting get to your doctor. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is pooping too much a sign of kidney problems?

Can you tell me is pooping too much a sign of kidney problems?

Bowel movements: Frequent bowel movements are not a sign of kidney problems, however if you have diarrhea and lose too much fluid through your stools, this can cause dehydration and lead to acute kidney injury. ...Read more

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Do kidney problems cause brown spots on your body?

Do kidney problems cause brown spots on your body?

Usually not: There is a condition called neurofibromatosis associated with cafe au lait spots. These spots are large, more than 1 cm in diameter, flat, painless, numbering more than 5 on the body. Patients can develop blockages of the kidney arteries. This causes severe hypertension. If you have kidney failure you can develop nodularis prurigo, severe itchy lumps that darken after time. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about stress and scan dye caused kidney problems?

Can you tell me about stress and scan dye caused kidney problems?

Scan Dye Can: Scan dyes used for contrast can cause kidney damage called stress induced nephropathy it is more common in patients who already suffer from some kidney dysfunction like elevated creatinine level but most of time kidney function returns to normal within couple of weeks but in some patients with kidney disease it can be permanent and can lead to end stage kidney failure, and rarely death. ...Read more

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Can drinking coffee if your a young teen cause any kidney problems?

Probablably OK : Both in moderation & provided does not interfere with sleep or make teen "hyper", & they dont also drink energy drinks or mountain due (high in caffeine) also coke or pepsi (non caffeine free). Large amounts of caffeine should be avoided. However unlikely to cause kidney problems. They may urinate more frequently, but this is not a kidney problem. ...Read more

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Just curious, can allergy to some food products (or allergy at all) cause kidney problems?

Just curious, can allergy to some food products (or allergy at all) cause kidney problems?

No: No report on kidney damages from food allergies , to the best of my knowledge, has ever been reported. ...Read more

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What to do if I have no gall bladder , ..Would that cause my kidney problems..Should i be on a special diet.?

What to do if I have no gall bladder , ..Would that cause my kidney problems..Should i be on a special diet.?

No relation: between gallbladder surgery and kidney disease. Your diet should be directed by your doctor who knows the significance or severity of your kidney issues. ...Read more

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How can kidney problems cause elevated lipase? Tests to differentiate between pancreas cause vs. Kidney? I have both panc and kidney type symp.

How can kidney problems cause elevated lipase?  Tests to differentiate between pancreas cause vs. Kidney? I have both panc and kidney type symp.

Lipase elevations: Can come from different causes, two of which are pancreas and kidney problems. Usually, very high lipase levels along with elevated amylase levels are seen in acute pancreatitis, whereas lipase elevations in kidney diseases are not that high. Pancreatitis can show on ct scan, and kidney problems, can elevate BUN and creatinine levels. Ask your dr about specific advice. ...Read more

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Kidney Problems (Definition)

Kidney problems are clinical findings that are likely due to kidney issues and include mid-back pain on one side, pain with urination, decreased urination, bubbly ...Read more


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Tylenol (Definition)

Acetaminophen (tylenol) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory which is a ...Read more