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Do Women Usally Have One Kidney More Than Men
Same: The pluming sytem and symptoms are same. ...Read more
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
Both: Kidney stone occur in both males and females in similar frequency. ...Read more
Does ct scan show Men’s penis? Going for one where girl I am talking to does kub m, kidney stone scans.
If the CT scan: is through the pelvis, it will include some or all of the penis. ...Read more
Here are some ...: Were you born with one kidney or did you have one kidney removed for some reasons? If kidney is healthy, ...Read more
One Kidney and Preg: Yes, with one kidney and approximately 50% of normal overall kidney function, fertility is retained and pregnancy is possible. Conception and retention is a bit impaired at that level of kidney function, and as kidney functions decline further, fertility is further impaired. But chronic dialysis females conceive pregnancies and deliver. So - yes, is possible; if pregnancy happens, is HIGHER RISK ...Read more
Yes she can: Yes she can and there is no contraindication to it. ...Read more
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Can a women get pregnant with one kidney ? I was born only with my right kidney so far I've lived 19 healthy years
Pregnancy possible: Assuming your reproductive organs are working normally, having one kidney should not prevent you from becoming pregnant. ...Read more
Hi, I am 35yo woman overall healthy but I have only one kidney & i think i got an uti. How do I gat better? This is not at all common in me. Thanks
Check with your doc.: This dose is appropriate for your degree of kidney dysfunction, however many people with chronic kidney disease also take medications that could have significant interactions with cialis. Also other disorders such as heart disease common in patients with kidney disease may limit your use of this medication. I urge you to check with your doctor to make sure that Cialis is safe for you. Take care. ...Read more
I've heard that protein powder is bad for your kidneys. Is that true? If so, what alternative should one use as a supplement?
If I have only one functioning kidney (was born like this), can I use silicon supplements like biosil (ch-osa)?
Is it safe for me?
Probably safe but...:
I consider biosil to be a very safe & benign supplement but in researching this i found statements like:
"long-term use or very high doses of horsetail (or silica) supplements have caused irreversible kidney damage, especially in people with existing kidney disease."- from http://www.Vitalhealthzone.Com/nutrition/minerals/silica.Html#9 but I have not found any references on this- see my comment:. ...Read more
Can I have surgery if I have a cast on my hand? Surgery is fir kidney but wasn't sure with an IV and stuff if i only have one hand to use.
Can EPO abuse stop the kidneys from producing their own EPO once drug use is ended i've read plenty of research about erythropoietin abuse by athletes, and there is consensus that one of the big risks is polycythemia and the possibility of strokes, hypert
Yes, : Yes, once exogenously administered erythropoietin is stopped, assuming that the patient's kidneys are normal (where erythropoietin is primarily made), they should resume making erythropoietin on their own. Erythropoietin also known as epo, is a hormone that controls erythropoiesis, or red blood cell production. ...Read more
Cr 1.5 bun 16 three mo ago. Cr 1.3 bun 26 one mo ago. White f 53 yo. Sle. 160lb waiting for another kidney fx lab. Is it safe to use diuretic?
Depends: It is better to check with your doctor. BUN and creat. Do not always tell the whole story! ...Read more
Hi there im a 29 year old female with long history of kidney stones passed one this morning about 5mm i felt ok until now im hot cold and nauseas?
I am 49 yr old female with diabetes and one kidney on a 1200 cal diet. I checked my sugar 18 hrs after dinner. It was 351, what could cause this?
My legs are swollen, and I am in constant pain. I cannot sit or sleep because of the pain, what do I do? Female, 40, one kidney, over-weight
Unexplained symptoms: Multiple unexplained symptoms can be quite concerning. Some answers are obtainable through healthtap but multiple unexplained symptoms with the inability to ask questions or examine is not safe. If the symptoms have been going for a while and been reviewed with a physician a second opinion could be warranted. If they are new and concerning to you, you should seek care from a medical professional. ...Read more
67 year old man diagnosed with stage 3 liver disease. One kidney removed due to cancer. PSA level is at 9. What is estimated life expectancy?
Normal: Assume that you will live out your years with the same chance as any of your friends of reaching 100. A majority of kidneys respected for cancer result in cure. Liver disease is largely reversible when the cause is found and addressed. If you can live clean and know the secret that the liver loves it when you exercise, then oil forward to many more good years. ...Read more
Female, 34, 1.5cm stone L kidney and small one in right. Pain after urinating (3 mo) in pelvic & kidney area lower abd. Normal or is it something else?
Well : Can be stone or infection or cyst or all these. Consult primary care doctor or urologist for diagnosis and treatment ...Read more
My GFR is 52 , BUN 29, and creative 1.12. CT scan for GI showed cyst in one kidney. I am 49 year old female grandfather, father, and sister all had ki?
Mild kidney CRI: Your numbers indicate mild chronic renal insufficiency & or decreased kidney functions. If you have cyst less than 5 cm - it is not worrisome . Any cyst close to 5 cm should by monitored periodically by ultrasound.,At best consult Nephrologist - especially if u have some significant family history.,Avoid nephrotoxic drugs as much Ibuprofen ( NSAID's) . ...Read more
Female 83. Started itching in one spot on hip. No rash. Kidneys, liver good. Pancreas atrophy. All vaccines current. No new meds or detergents etc.
HIP ITCHINGS: Can just be a minor irritation or insect bite. Put steroid cream or any anti-pruritic cream like Vicks ? ...Read more
83 yr female. One swollen ankle, burning pain in back of heel and ankle. Kidneys, heart, BP good. Nearly everyday pitting edema in only one. Cause?
ANKLE PAIN: You want to go see a foot specialist such as a podiatrist or foot and ankle orthopedics because you might have a possible fracture, severe ankle sprain, cellulitis or vascular condition. The only way to diagnose these condition is by a physical exam , blood work, cultures if open wound followed with diagnostic/radiographic testing. ...Read more
Do what helps: Traditional wisdom is ice for first 24 hours to limit inflammation then heat after to reduce spasm and stiffness. While this approach works well for some injuries (like a sprained ankle) i don't find patients usually get much relief from the ice portion (likely less inflammation and more muscle spasm). Heat helps most people but in the end, do whatever works for you. ...Read more
Really bad muscle spasms in my lower back. Can I use one of those stickon warm pad things from walgreens?
Give it a try: Warm compresses to help relax muscle spasms are some times efffective along with a nice warm jacuzzi. Also massage and light muscle stretching exercises can be helpful for prevention and treatment. If pain persists then see your physician for possible Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) or other muscle spasm treatments. ...Read more
Age23,female,eat veg and chicken(healthy),use psylum husk,no antidepressants,have constipation,feel it in lower back,what is the cause of constipation?
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