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Most probably my father has psoriasis. He's diabetes, renal problems, hyper pigmentation all over body. Recently he's got severe itching. Suggestions?
I am scheduled for lithotripsy soon but read long term side effects may include diabetes ii, hypertension & renal damage. I'm terrified. Is this true?
Unlikely.: Most long-term studies have not demonstrated any increased risk for the diseases that you mentioned. Eswl has been used extensively worldwide for over 25 years without report of adverse events. ...Read more
What is life expectancy for male in early 60s who is afflicted with end stage renal disease, diabetes, and chf?
What are the lab tests to be done to identify the renal function in early stages of chronic diabetes?
Tests: Here is an article on what tests are useful: http://www.Kidneydoctorbradenton.Org/2013/03/how-do-physicians-check-your-kidneys.Html. ...Read more
What tests can cousin do to know if his serum cretanine that came 1.4 is due to renal insufficiency caused by diabetes.Takes meds for last 15 yrs.
2 different things: For reasons we don't understand, sometimes the kidneys may allow some glucose to slip out into the urine even when the blood level of glucose is normal. This can be detected by a urine dipstick test. In diabetes, the blood level of glucose will be high. In some diabetics, the blood glucose gets so high that the sugar spills over into the urine also. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dr., My mother aged 71 years. Now she detected as Bilateral medical renal disorder with less than Gr1 echo pattern. But she has not diabetes ,Bp.
My mom have renal parenchymal disease with cortical cysts. Is it cure able? Is it fatal?She has BP and diabetes. How should we proceed? Worried now
It depends: Some people can have a few renal cysts that will not have any affect on long term renal function. There are some people who have extensive cyst disease that can ultimately cause renal failure. It is rare that cyst disease progresses to renal failure. Progressive renal insufficiency is more often seen in people with diabetes and hypertension which have been poorly controlled. ...Read more
Definitely: Diabetes is the number cause of renal fialure by far. So controlling your diabetes would mean avoiding renal failure. Individuals with chronic renal failure tend to have no generalized symptoms. However as the renal failure progresses, a person can feel sluggish, fatigue, nause, vomiting and lose of appetite. ...Read more
Are there methods of kidney stone removal, other than eswl, that do not require stents? I don't want eswl due to risks for diabetes, htn, renal harm.
No,...: If clinical necessity to remove kidney is justified, eswl without stent can be tried, but one has to be willing and ready to cope if stent after eswl is needed. If ureteroscopic route with laser lithotripsy is taken, the likelihood to use stent is very high. So, there is no easy out to manage kidney stone. Besides, stone size, load, ; density may affect the decision on how to handle it.... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How many diagnostic codes are there? How many that have to with heart, stroke, diabetes, end stage renal, and organ transplants and cancer.
My ca 125 result was 4.1. I have diabetes, stage 3 renal failure, high blood pressure, and sinus/allergy problems. Should i be concerned?
Not really: Why was ca 125 ordered ? What are we looking for? Ask your doctor and yourself. Do you have any complaints of fullness, abdominal pain, bladder problem etc...? We ususally measure these markers after a diagnosis of cancer is made, but not before. Some markers go up slightly with renal failure. Control of diabetes, blood pressure and renal would be recommended. Thank you for asking. ...Read more
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