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What diseases could cause RBC to start messing up inside of your body (besides sickle cell)?

What diseases could cause RBC to start messing up inside of your body (besides sickle cell)?

Variety: A variety of diseases can cause red cell issues--from size and number of red cells to breakdown of red cells because of a stress, as infection or immune related problems. The later may be associated with bilirubin (yellowness)--in eyes and skin. ...Read more

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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What effects can losing a kidney have on the body-can it cause fatigue, or affect the immune system?

What effects can losing a kidney have on the body-can it cause fatigue, or affect the immune system?

Single kidney: Loss of one kidney should have no effect on bodily functions. You can live a normal life with one kidney. The one exception would be of you had faling kidneys. In that situation every bit of healthy kidney tissue is needed to maintain kidney functions, so loss of an entire kidney could have a significant consequence. Fatigue and even immune dysfunction could occur with more severe kidney failure. ...Read more

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Why and how does metastatic cancer cause circulation problems like blood clots?

Why and how does metastatic cancer cause circulation problems like blood clots?

Not exactly known: About 10% of people diagnosed with an unprovoked dvt/pe will be found to have cancer within 12 months. The relationship is not fully understood, but it is believed that cancer causes an inflammatory response which activates coagulation factors. ...Read more

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1.When fibroids are causing constipation, does it mean that they are pressing on the intern organs ? 2. Can they cause damage to the kidneys or liver?

1.When fibroids are causing constipation, does it mean that they are pressing on the intern organs ?  2. Can they cause damage to the kidneys or liver?

1. Yes 2. No.: The pelvis is packed with organs all fighting for elbow room -- an enlarged uterus blocks rectal evacuation. It could also cause urinary frequency and urgency; or even issues with sex. If they're that big, you may be headed for hysterectomy. The kidneys and liver are tucked way up high and out of the pelvis -- no worries there. Take a stool softener to maintain a stool that curls and bends. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of your liver shutting down does end stage liver disease cause pain in your spleen?

What are the symptoms of your liver shutting down does end stage liver disease cause pain in your spleen?

Cirrhosis: Causes high portal pressure and causes pressure on spleen and can cause pain, yes. In addition, it can cause varices in the esophagus which can bleed, fluid in the belly, jaundice, confusion, liver flap or shake, increased blood vessels in chest and abdomen (spiders and caput) rapid breathing, and finally will cause kidney to fail and its associated symptoms. ...Read more

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What does it mean if your body develops antibodies to Lyme disease And blood work shows my body fighting infection ??

What does it mean if your body develops antibodies to Lyme disease And blood work shows my body fighting infection ??

Still infected: If your body is still fighting the infection, you will require further treatment even though you have developed some protective antibody to the organism. Think of it as ISIS. Certainly there is resistance to its invasion but the resistance has not killed it yet. ...Read more

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Does gallbladder disease cause your skin to itch?

Does gallbladder disease cause your skin to itch?

Gallbladder: The gallbladder may cause pain on the right side of the chest (below ribs) & near right shoulder blade as well as symptoms like nausea/ vomiting, ^ gas & belching. If the liver is ill - itching may occur. ...Read more

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What happens if someone got alzheimer;s disease, does it cause your brain not functioning or does it kill the brain cells?

What happens if someone got alzheimer;s disease, does it cause your brain not functioning or does it kill the brain cells?

Yes.: The brain cells die causing neurofibrillary tangles with amyloid deposits that completely destroy the architecture of the brain and destroys the communicating system between the brain and the rest of the body hence they are confused, forgetful and agitated because everything is always new to them. In the latter stages, they can't feed themselves, lose function of bladder and bowel. ...Read more

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Can Endometriosis affect kidneys? Been told no by GP due to peritoneum barrier but if it can get into lungs etc surely it can affect urinary system?

Can Endometriosis affect kidneys? Been told no by GP due to peritoneum barrier but if it can get into lungs etc surely it can affect urinary system?

Here are some...: Theoretically, yes, but in reality, endometriosis to kidneys is a Dx after ruling out all others so I would advise to look into reality, i.e., the common events first, not extreme rarity. How to help correctly solve the health-related concern? Follow instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html and http://formefirst.com/hematuria.html. ...Read more

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Is the prostate & organ or part of your nervous system like the eyeballs? If its swollen can it ever go bk 2 normal ?

Is the prostate & organ or part of your nervous system like the eyeballs? If its swollen can it ever go bk 2 normal ?

Not really: No, the prostate isn't much like the eyeball. If the prostate gets enlarged, it's usually for different reasons that if the eyeball does--for example if the eyeball is injured. But most young men don't worry about their prostate being enlarged unless someone told them it is. If it is, the reason should be found out, and treated. ...Read more

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If pancreatic juice leaks into the abdominal cavity, does it cause organ damage?

If pancreatic juice leaks into the abdominal cavity, does it cause organ damage?

Yes it: will as it contains digestive enzymes. This would be a surgical emergency. ...Read more

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Is liver or kidney disease related to crawling sensation on body?

Is liver or kidney disease related to crawling sensation on body?

Maybe: Liver disease can causing itching (pruritis), which may or may not be the sensation you are describing. ...Read more

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How does inserting a shunt in the brain not cause bleeding or damage ?

How does inserting a shunt in the brain not cause bleeding or damage 
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Location, location.: A shunt is situated in a fluid-filled cavity within the brain. No blood, and no structures to damage. The surgeons are adept at placing them just right. ...Read more

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Can bleeding gums can cause heart disease if i swallow the blood?

Can bleeding gums can cause heart disease if i swallow the blood?

The answer is no: While there is mounting evidence for an association with periodontal disease and inflammation of coronary vessels (atherosclerotic heart disease, the most common form of heart disease), there is actually no evidence that it causes this form of heart disease. Too many people confuse association with cause. ...Read more

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What disease might cause the body to quit producing vitamin b resulting in blood clots on the lungs?

What disease might cause the body to quit producing vitamin b resulting in blood clots on the lungs?

Your body doesn't: The body does not produce vitamin b. That comes from your diet. Vitamin b is not associated with blood clots. ...Read more

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Why sickle cell anemeia / multiple myeloma cause diabetes insipidus ? Is it because it may obstruct the blood flow to the kidneys and damage them?

Why sickle cell anemeia / multiple myeloma cause diabetes insipidus ? Is it because it may obstruct the blood flow to the kidneys and damage them?

Basically right: Even sickle cell trait ruins much of the concentrating ability of the kidneys by adulthood. Myeloma is more likely to damage and obstruct the tubules themselves. Both produce a kidney lesion that prevents the urine from becoming concentrated, rather than a pituitary diabetes insipidus. ...Read more

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Does the birth control implant cause any bad symtoms to your body ?

Does the birth control implant cause any bad symtoms to your body ?

Irregular periods: For women using Nexplanon irregular periods are very common. This can be quite annoying but is not a health issue or problem. Other than that are very few symptoms from using this very effective method. ...Read more

Previous Kidney Disease (Definition)

Polycystic kidney disease is a kidney disorder passed down through families in which multiple cysts form on the kidneys, causing ...Read more


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