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Does A Dialysis Patient Still Pee
Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more
No: It is never normal to have blood in urine. Although mostly from simple causes it is essential to rule out cancer in the non functioning kidneys as it is much more common than the general population. Treatment is surgical removal of the kidney and is generally curative as these are slow growing tumors. ...Read more
Can a male dialysis patient still be fertile after being appr.10 year on dialysis? He is still active in sex.
Im a 36/f, been on dialysis 5 yrs..Ive skipped 3 weeks and feel fine! how much longer can i, last? I don't wanna go back...I do pee a little still..
Survival depends...: A person goes on dialysis because her kidneys can't remove enough byproducts from her body. The byproducts are toxic when their levels get high, so survival off of dialysis depends on what remaining natural kidney function there is. Survival time would be different for each person. If she still has things to do, people to see, places to go, then it's best to get dialyzed and live a little longer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My father (60 yrs) is a Gout patient.suffering now from high polina concentrate & did 8 dialysis so far.kidneys are fine,but polina still the same?
My father (60 yrs) is a Gout patient. suffering now from high Urea concentrate. He did 8 dialysis so far. kidneys are fine,but Urea still the same?
How true and actual it is that cow pee helps to cure lung cancer. It's referred to me by a cured lung cancer patient still alive. How true is it?
NO DATA TO SUPPORT : This has absolutely no support in the literature. You can always find a story where someone did x or took y and was healed. What they fail to recognize is they !. Did not have the disease anyway or 2. If they did, it was entirely something else that resulted in the cure. This is not as dramatic as exciting as attributing the cure to cow scat poultices - beware of these snake oil remedies, . ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My mother is on dialysis 4 session was done but still she is not passing urine normally, she's passing urine like a drops. She's drinking 1ltr water in a day.
Probably normal : If she is in kidney failure, temporarily from serious insult..infection, trauma or such it is quite normal to have little or no urine. She may return to making urine later as she recovers. If permanent failure, she could produce no urine from now on. 1 liter of water per day is the necessary fluid to keep normal body functions going . Your doc can give you more details knowing the problem. ...Read more
Simple answer is that it is a medical technology used primarily to provide an artificial replacement for lost kidney function in people with renal failure. Hemodialysis remove wastes and excess water from the blood by circulating blood outside the body through an external filter, called a dialyzer. Blood and dialysate flow through in opposite directions and the ...Read more
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