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Doctor insights on: Frequent Urination After Kidney Transplant

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Dr. Brad Goldenberg
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Transplant (Definition)

In medicine: a transfer from one body or body part to another of an organ (liver, heart, lung, kidney, pancreas bowel) or tissue (hand, face, hair). The immune system fights foreign invaders (like infections) so it will reject transplants from other people (allotransplants) because they look like infections. So transplants usually require drugs to ...Read more


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Husband had kidney transplant 10 yrs ago. He is 66 yrs old. Fri he started passing blood clots in his urine. What could be going on?

Husband had kidney transplant 10 yrs ago. He is 66 yrs old. Fri he started passing blood clots in his urine. What could be going on?

See kidney doctor: Blood in the bladder can be due to tumors, bladder stones or an enlarged inflamed prostate. This needs to be evaluated by the transplant nephrologist immediately. ...Read more

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My husband ha a kidney transplant in 2010 he started havin blood in urine says it feels like razor blades when pees running temp and pees a little why?

My husband ha a kidney transplant in 2010 he started havin blood in urine says it feels like razor blades when pees running temp and pees a little why?

Needs evaluation: There are a number of reasons why he has lower urinary tract voiding symptoms; ranging from a urinary tract infection, enlarged prostate, etc. He should be evaluated by his transplant team or a urologist as soon as possible. ...Read more

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I passed a 2mm kidney stone yesterday and now today seem to have frequent urination with what seems like very little flow. Is this normal?

I passed a 2mm kidney stone yesterday and now today seem to have frequent urination with what seems like very little flow. Is this normal?

May be normal: Sometimes this happens as a result of the irritation of the stone (or maybe you have another stone) in the bladder and the urethra. This generally resolves after a few days max. If this persists see your doc. ...Read more

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Can kidney stones cause frequent urination?

Can kidney stones cause frequent urination?

Yes: Urinary frequency is a classic symptom as a small ureteral stone passes in the lower portion of the ureter towards the bladder. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how are kidney pain and frequent urination linked to ibs?

Can you tell me how are kidney pain and frequent urination linked to ibs?

R/O IBS: IBS can be associated with irritable bladder . You need and exam and labs Especially screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/hpylori . a gluten free high fiber diet . Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com. Peppermint oil and capsules are helpful for bloating and spasms Also 64-80oz water Bloating of colon can irritate bladder. MEDS: BENTYL/LEVSIN/DONATOL ...Read more

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Can you tell me, how are kidney pain and frequent urination linked to ibs?

Can you tell me, how are kidney pain and frequent urination linked to ibs?

R/O IBS: IBS = irritable bowel syndrome is a diagnosis of exclusion. SX can be managed You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/hpylori . a gluten free high fiber diet . Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com. Peppermint oil and capsules are helpful for bloating and spasms Also 64-80oz water Bloating of colon can irritate bladder ...Read more

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Apart from a uti, what can cause frequent urination and back pain near kidneys.

Apart from a uti, what can cause frequent urination and back pain near kidneys.

Flank pain: urine infection in the kidney, kidney stones, blood clots in the renal vessels (particularly the vein), dilation of abdominal blood vessels (aneurysms), kidney tumors, acute loss of blood flow to the kidney with subsequent tissue damage, the list goes on. Check this out: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1958746-overview. ...Read more

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Lately i have frequent urination with pale to clear urine? is this a sign of kidney problem?im experiencing it when its cold in the office.

See doctor for : frequent urination if there's pain or fever present, or burning with urination, over color. The color is normal. If you see blood or clots present, that's a real problem emerging! Cold temperature itself, being nervous, can stimulate more frequent peeing that has nothing to do with having a urinary tract infection. So ask your doctor for sure what's going on in your case. Good luck! ...Read more

Dr. Lawrence Kessler
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Kidney Transplant (Definition)

Kidneys anatomically require connection to an artery for blood supply, a vein for blood drainage and the bladder for urine outflow. In a transplant a healthy kidney is disconnected from its usual attachments and moved to a new location with those 3 requirements (artery, vein, bladder). This may be an auto-txp - somewhere else in your own body; or an allo-txp -from ...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