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Multicystic Dysplastic Kidney
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
I have MultiCystic Dysplastic Kidney Disease,what complications involving pregnancy should I be aware of(Difficulty getting pregnant, preeclampsia etc?
Improperly developed: Multicystic dysplastic kidney is a malformed one of congenital origin, usually nonfunctioning. ...Read more
What investigation should b done in 1 yr baby girl of having congenital dysplastic kidney? N at what age? How it can b treat?
See below: Congenital dysplastic/multicystic kidney is either nonfunctuional or has a minimal function. This is not a treatable condition and affected kidney is often resected at later age. ...Read more
17mo daughter has a dysplastic kidney and is peeing through everything. Diaper,clothes, ect is that normal?
Could an unsheilded CT scan and multiple x-rays at 5 weeks gestation result in any of the problems wih my son? (autism, pvl, dysplastic kidney, silent aspiration, preauricular pit, heart murmur)
I was born with multicystic kidney and my question is can I have children and would there be risk factors?
Kids probably OK: Multicystic dysplastic kidney is usually sporadic-- meaning it doesn't run in families. There are rare genetic causes, so if these do run in your family you should speak with a geneticist about testing. But in most cases, there is no extra risk of passing this along to your kids. Multicystic kidneys are usually diagnosed well before birth through ultrasound. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Maybe bad,never good: Sodas have a high acid content can make it easier for kidney stones to form. If you are drinking little water, eating lots of acidic foods, drinking soda on top of that can cause kidney stone formation, which can lead to pain and obstruction of the kidneys. Drinking soda (esp. Regular, but even diet) is never good for you. Limit consumption if possible. Moderation and balance are key! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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