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I think I have kidney problems, from symptoms I've seen. How can I get my kidneys healthier?

I think I have kidney problems, from symptoms I've seen.  How can I get my kidneys healthier?

What problems: There can be a multitude of problems and you have not described any. The kidneys are a pretty strong organ and can take a lot. You need to see your doc and describe what these problems are. The way to make your kidneys more healthy is to drink enough water daily and avoid strong drink and any "drugs" . Depending what you put in your body will help determine how things turn out. ...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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Been having a throbbing pain, my mom was concerned i could have a kidney problem. What are symptoms of pulled muscles and symptoms of kidney infection?

Been having a throbbing pain, my mom was concerned i could have a kidney problem. What are symptoms of pulled muscles and symptoms of kidney infection?

See below: A pulled muscle happens when you are bending suddently or lifting weight by bending. So a sudden pain is what would a muscle sprain or pulled muscle do. Kidney infections will produce urinary symptoms like frequent urination which may be associated with buring/stinging. Fever is also common if your kidney has infection , pain is usually in the back/flank . You need to see your doctor and be check. ...Read more

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What are some of the symptoms of having a kidney problem?

What are some of the symptoms of having a kidney problem?

Variable: In many instances, patients do not have clearly identifiable symptoms until the kidney function is severely impaired ( ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of kidney problems?

What are the symptoms of kidney problems?

Plenty: Decreased urine output may or may not be seen, change in urine color possible, fatigue, swelling, chest pain. Depends on the severity of kidney problems. Please see a more comprehensive list here: http://www.Kidneydoctorbradenton.Org/2013/04/what-are-signs-and-symptoms-of-ckd.Html. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of kidney problems?

What are the symptoms of kidney problems?

Symptoms of CKD.: The problems of chronic kidney disease (ckd) seen by patients depends on the stage of ckd they have. Patients with stage 1-2, may have no problems they notice. Patients in stage 3-5 may have weakness due to anemia caused by their ckd. They may have anorexia, nausea, vomiting and itching in stage 4-5. See a nephrologist to determine what stage of ckd the person has for answer to his problem. ...Read more

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What symptoms are common in kidney problems?

What symptoms are common in kidney problems?

Plenty: Decreased urine output may or may not be seen, change in urine color possible, fatigue, swelling, chest pain. Depends on the severity of kidney problems. Please see a more comprehensive list here: http://www.Kidneydoctorbradenton.Org/2013/04/what-are-signs-and-symptoms-of-ckd.Html. ...Read more

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What are some of the symptoms of kidney problems?

What are some of the symptoms of kidney problems?

Flank pain, blood: Back pain in the flank at level of lower back ribcage, can be very severe kidney stones. Blood in the urine, in any amount, either bright red or rust brown. Flank pain with fever, chills 7 vomiting. Back pain aftr uti. Puffiness of the eyes or ankles. Thirst and producing excessive volumes of urine. Absent urine production from acute medical kidney disease. High blood pressure & headaches etc. ...Read more

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What is the symptoms of kidney problem in elderly?

What is the symptoms of kidney problem in elderly?

Needs lab: Kidney failure is difficult to diagnose without laboratory test. The main clinical symptoms are loss of appetite, nausea, swelling, and sometimes itching. If you suspect that you have kidney disease, i suggest you see your physician when possible. ...Read more

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Are there any symptoms if you have kidney problems?

Are there any symptoms if you have kidney problems?

Depends...: Kidney-related problems may widely vary ranging from none to being unbearable to reflect their types & stages. Examples are: none to unbearable pain from passing stone through ureter; seeing gross bloody urine in late stage of kidney tumor or at times in stone passage; fever and pain at pyelonephritis (kidney infection); ... More? Ask your doctor for individual specifics and relevance. Best to ... ...Read more

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What symptoms are common in having kidney problems?

What symptoms are common in having kidney problems?

None -> many: Flank pain w stones, kidney infection, abscess, urinary reflux, or obstruction. Blood in urine w nephritis, stones, infection, trauma, cancer, tuberous sclerosis, av malformation. Abdo pain & vomiting w hydronephrosis. Ankle &/or eyelid swelling w nephrotic syndrome or kidney failure. Thirst & frequent urination w diabetes insipidus, headache & high BP w kidney artery stenosis. Frothy urine =protein. ...Read more