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Is It Possible To Have Leg Amputation If You Have Kidney Problems
Yes: Unfortunately, one of the more common groups of patients who require amputations are diabetics, who frequently also have kidney disease. The kidney disease in itself does not impact the surgery, but severe kidney disease is correlated with increased risk of complications around the time of surgery. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
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
Ball of foot is numb always it is not heart problems or diabetes been checked but it now affecting gait do you have any answers to what it may be?
See: podiatrist and neurologist within 10 days. HRS, MD, FACC ...Read more
Hi! if a person is diabetic n having severe leg pain , then is it related to diabetes? If yes please tell me what should be done.
No: Radical surgery such as removing a leg is a very uncommon procedure for cancer. They can remove some parts of the muscle and/or bone, but when doing this, this is reconstructed/grafted to maintain the leg. For most situations in which cancer involves the bone (typically cancer from elsewhere spreading to the bone), no surgery is done. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Unlikely: Nerves do span great distances, so referred pain can happen. Pain in the shoulder blades can be referred pain from irritated nerves. Nerves from the diaphragm can cause pain around the shoulder blades. The kidneys are not far, but not that close to the diaphragm. If the inflammation is large and there is kidney swelling as well, it could be possible, but unlikely. ...Read more
Probably: Recurrent pelvic infections may result in scarring of the tubes leading to infertility, ectopic preganancy and chronic pelvic pain. If your tubes are blocked because of old infections, you can still carry a pregnancy but only after in vitro fertilization. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Different but yes: In kids, their issues are often related to abnormal kidney shape/size/formation and outflow tract. The get urinary tract infections often due to these defects. Adults often lose function after diabetes or high blood pressure, kids rarely have these.There are kids that need/get kidney transplants every year after kidney failure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Yes it is posible. I would see a high risk ObGyn given the history of Chrons disease ...Read more
Would it be safe to have neck surgery if you have a venous anginoma in which doctors don't know cause and won't do anything until it gets acute?
Variable: Depends upon bacterial species, some are like mini- caterpillars, presence or absence of bladder reflux, or if reflux develops as result of ureteral valve becoming rigid as result of bladder inflammation. Other factors can be host resistance to infections depending on such things as bladder emptying, immunoglobulins ; quality of wbcs. Thus UTI can affect kidneys from as early as. ...Read more
Yes : Absolutely there is a chance.Get a more detailed answer ›
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