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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 are the symptoms of kidney failure if high blood pressure?

What are the symptoms of kidney failure if high blood pressure?

Few symptoms : Both high blood pressure and kidney failure are dangerous because they are not easily detectable. Kidney failure usually will not be evident until the more advanced stages at which point patient may experience poor appetite nausea and weight loss. Swelling of the legs and blood in urine can also be seen in some forms. ...Read more

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When a person has lung cancer, are the symptoms before death vomiting blood?

When a person has lung cancer, are the symptoms before death vomiting blood?

No: Although coughing up blood (hemoptysis) can occur at any time with lung cancer it is usually not the leading symptom. Most people lose significant amounts of weight and may pass away from infection, sometimes they become increasingly short of breath or they may just fall asleep and not wake up. The way they pass is not important it is how they pass. It should be relatively pain and anxiety free. ...Read more

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My mom, aged 72, has cyclical symptoms that occur every 2 months: chills, fever, body aches, vomiting. Blood work, other tests all come up normal?

My mom, aged 72, has cyclical symptoms that occur every 2 months:  chills, fever, body aches, vomiting.  Blood work, other tests all come up normal?

Cyclical disease: I would want to know if it was exactly 2 months at a time -and for how long she was experiencing this. There is something called cyclical neutropenia, but it's very rare. I think she needs to be evaluated when she's actually sick -because when in recovery you may not identify the cause. I think your mom needs a thorough evaluation - and it may be time for that second opinion to shed light on this. ...Read more

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On going & reoccurring symptoms of vomiting blood only, nose bleeds and a red stripe on upper right arm that appeared a year ago and never went away

On going & reoccurring symptoms of vomiting blood only, nose bleeds and a red stripe on upper right arm that appeared a year ago and never went away

Bleeding diathesis: If you are having bleeding from multiple orifices, need to rule out problem in the normal clotting mechanism. You need some blood work to find out the deficiency. Start with your primary care physician and if necessary you will be referred out to specialists. ...Read more

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4 yr old, severe stomach cramping some vomiting. Blood test, urine test and ultrasound came back ok. Symptoms started a week ago. What could this be.

4 yr old, severe stomach cramping some vomiting. Blood test, urine test and ultrasound came back ok. Symptoms started a week ago. What could this be.

Viral: Moat illnesses like this are viral in nature and can last a week to ten days. Other considerations are abdominal migraine, food allergy. The blood test and urine ruled out serious infection and urinary infection. Ultrasound ruled out any obstructive process. If it continues then see your doc again.If nothing improving a visit ot eh gastrointestinal specialist could be helpful. ...Read more

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Symptoms: vomiting blood, 2 egds reveal hiatal hernia, severe inflammation of esophagus and duodenum. Weight loss of 15 lbs in 2 months. What's wrong?

Symptoms: vomiting blood, 2 egds reveal hiatal hernia, severe inflammation of esophagus and duodenum. Weight loss of 15 lbs in 2 months. What's wrong?

Maybe paraesophageal: This coul be due to a large hiatal hernia known as a paraesophageal hernia. This generally requires surgical repair by a surgeon with extensive experience in laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair. ...Read more

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Does having kidney failure cause frequent vomiting?

Does having kidney failure cause frequent vomiting?

Kidney Failure: Kidney failure with uremia (build up of urine toxins) can result in vomiting, but mild or moderate kidney failure usually does not have any vomiting. When someone is close to end stage renal disease, that is when we expect to see nausea and vomiting. However, acute renal failure can also result in these symptoms. ...Read more

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Why do people with kidney failure start shaking and having a fever & vomiting all of a sudden?

Why do people with kidney failure start shaking and having a fever & vomiting all of a sudden?

Renal failure: The shaking can be due to infection - failing kidneys make you more susceptible to infection. It can also be due to your blood salts being abnormal. This weblink is a good one to find out about the symptoms of renal failure: http://www.Livestrong.Com/article/168915-kidney-disease-symptoms-pains/. Reading this should give you a better understanding of what happens when kidneys fail. ...Read more

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Why are people say lispronil high blood medication is giving them kidney failure like I'm so scared to even take this medication.

Why are people say lispronil high blood medication is giving them kidney failure like I'm so scared to even take this medication.

No flawless meds: During & after development of any approved med,they collect/monitor reported adverse symptoms or events experienced during use.When /if these are not rare,the med is pulled off the market.Since everyone is unique,there is always be a possibility that someone can develop an issue with a given med.Regular checkups/labs help monitor it.I have no concerns about this med and have been on it for years. ...Read more

Dr. Tarek Naguib
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Kidney Failure (Definition)

The kidneys do several tasks. Dialysis is necessary when one or more of the following occur, that can't be remedied or palliated with medications: 1. Insufficient clearance of daily toxins in food and metabolic waste 2. Insufficient clearance of excess water 3. Dangerous electrolyte imbalance, ...Read more


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Vomiting Blood (Definition)

Vomiting blood is a symptom in which a person vomits up his stomach contents, and the vomitus contains some blood. The blood may be from a nose bleed; bleeding in the throat, esophagus, or stomach; swallowed blood ...Read more