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Treatment Of Oliguria
Is there a diff between hyposthenuria and non-oliguria? Not concentrated and lacking waste products? Sound the same to me.
Hyposthenuria: Hyposthenuria refers to solute concentration in the urine, changing with oral intake and/or diuretics. Non-oliguria relates to amount of urine output; it is low( less than 500ml/day) or not ( >500ml/day) , so you can have one and not the other. I hope this was helpful, alina. ...Read more
70, CKD-3, DM. Used Ceftriaxone iv.for 7 days, and then Cefuroxim for 15 days for UTI. But the UTI didn't go away. Now having Oliguria. Suggestions?
Complicated: This is the type of question that requires a more formal consultation as there appears to be a lot "going on". >3 weeks of antibiotics for a UTI is not typical. And it isn't clear what "didn't go away" means, as in symptoms and/or your urine didn't clear on testing? Do you have oliguria and worsening renal function or just low urine output? ...Read more
What are the symptoms of Oliguria? Urine output low (2 urinations/day max 500ml both),even taking lot of water.Bun and Cr ok,heart rate normal,BP norm
Dm1:18 yrs.Htn/hyperlipidemia/anuria often or oliguria.Nocturnal poly 4-5times.Severe facial edema&more. Dizzy.Insomnia.Nausea.Leg pain. Coincidence?
No: Well you may be developing kidney disease / failure as well...It would be wise to get your kidney function checked asap. ...Read more
Find cause: Hi. Wow, for a young patient, you're using an antiquated terminology! SGPT is now referred to (and for YEARS has been) as ALT. ALT is liver specific. Why it is elevated needs evaluation, but can include fatty liver, viral hepatitides, iron overload, autoimmune hepatitis, etc. Treatment very much depends on underlying etiology. Good luck! ...Read more
Training Not Treat: You mean leaving him alone when he is awake? Not picking him up? Waking him up when sleeping too long in the daytime? Not interacting with him during the night time when he should be asleep? ...Read more