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Several possibilitie: Multiple disorders can cause such a picture on ultrasound: acute suppurative thyroiditis subacute granulomatous thyroiditis hashimoto's thyroiditis (chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis) adenomatous or colloid goiter painless (silent) thyroiditis generally, it's not necessary to biopsy to distinguish the etiology, and treatment is most often available. Check w/your doctor. ...Read more
Kidney disease?: Your diagnosis of mild diffuse paenchymal disease (p) was made by a radiologist (r) looking at your renal ultrasound (u). The r's finding of p is a subjective one based on the r's interpretation of the u. You need to go to a nephrologist to have your urine collected for 24 hours to assess your kidney function, along with blood work. Then, can you have an objective idea of your kidneys' function. ...Read more
Liver disease: Hepatomegaly means that the liver is larger than is normal. Parenchyma is the main tissue of the liver. Diffuse parenchymal disease means that there is diffuse disease throughout the liver tissues. This could be due to many different causes so check with your doctor for further information. ...Read more
What do you mean by the result of my ultrasound and "normal sized kidneys with diffuse parenchymal changes bilateral?
Medical renal diseas: Ultrasound exam of kidneys can show dilatation of collecting system or hydronephrosis or medical renal disease involving parenchyma usually with increased echogenicity, brighter than normal. Sounds like possibly some medical problem as opposed to obstructive problem.Medical renal disease correlated with blood tests of function of kidneys. ...Read more
Please can you interpret or explain this for me. NORMAL SIZED KIDNEYS WITH DIFFUSE PARENCHYMAL DISEASE.. that is my father result in his KUB UTZ.. tnx?
Nonspecific disease: There is some disease (hard to elaborate without more details) affecting his kidneys and probably his kidney numbers. ...Read more
I have a result in ultrasound tha says normal sized kidneys with diffuse parenchymal desiase.what doesthis mean? is this alarming i have bloated tummy
Kidney disease..: This could be caused by a number of reasons: common ones include diabetes, medication side effects, inflammatory diseases. It al depends what conditions you suffer of. If it is not related to something obvious you might need a biopsy. In order to have a final answer you would need to see a Nephrologist(Kidney doctor). ...Read more
Pls interpret. Liver ultrasound: normal size with probable diffuse parenchymal disease. This is after 8 cycles chemo, 1.5mos RAD for breast ca?
Sir, my brother is 23 yr old. He has got clubbing. After a medical check up his medical report says bilateral type 1 renal disease, hepatomegaly with diffuse parenchymal disease and splenomegaly.Are these serious conditions?
Unfortunately yes: your brother needs to be seen and followed up in a big tertiary care hospital or a university hospital, wish him and yourself wellness ...Read more
Depends on the cause: The term means a disease process affecting the entire liver. The ability to heal liver disease depends on the specific cause in a given patient and the degree of damage thats occurred to the organ. If the condition is early and hasn't progressed to an advanced stage of cirrhosis(scaring and destruction of liver tissue) it may be partly reversible. There are MANY causes of liver disease. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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