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Suvasini pal (ckd ) patient suffering diarrhea from last 6th month, now under dialysis(twice in a week), k+- 2.1, hb-9 ?

Suvasini pal (ckd ) patient suffering diarrhea from last 6th month, now under dialysis(twice in a week), k+- 2.1, hb-9
















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Not good: The potassium is not causing your diarrhea problem, but the frequent diarrhea has resulted in a substantial loss of potassium. Your magnesium level may also be affected. Your kidney doctors will likely take this into account in the next analysis session, but you need to ensure the potassium level is brought back to normal. ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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Loose Stools (Definition)

Loose stools is a symptom in which a person's stool (poop) does not hold its shape after it goes into the toilet. Instead of remaining a shaped piece of poop, the poop spreads out in the toilet bowl water. Very loose stool is called diarrhea. Loose stool can be caused by infections, certain foods or drinks, ...Read more


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Last summer i was very ill nausea and vomiting, diarrhea, weight loss, body shaking yellowing of skin did tests and nothing was found. Possible cause?

Last summer i was very ill nausea and vomiting, diarrhea, weight loss, body shaking yellowing of skin did tests and nothing was found. Possible cause?

Yellow Skin: There are many possible causes of yellowing skin. Among the most common causes are conditions such as jaundice, a liver condition, and uremia, a kidney condition. Sometimes a condition called hypothyroidism, which is marked by an improperly functioning thyroid, is at fault. Additionally, there are many other causes of yellow skin. ...Read more

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How can I treat uremia effectively?

How can I treat uremia effectively?

Uremia treatment: Uremia can be treated by dialysis, either peritoneal (P) dialysis or hemodialysis (H). If a patient is on P or H, having a successful kidney transplant can cure the patient's uremia and allow the patient to stop dialysis. ...Read more

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Are uremia and uraemia the same thing?

Yes: In the U.S., it is most commonly spelled uremia; in the U.K., I believe it is spelled uraemia. ...Read more

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I have had diarrhea for 24 hours now. Everything I eat goes right through me. I am a 25 yr old healthy woman what should I do?

I have had diarrhea for 24 hours now. Everything I eat goes right through me. I am a 25 yr old healthy woman what should I do?

Keep hydrated: Maintaining adequate hydration and electrolyte levels is the most important thing for an otherwise healthy individual with severe diarrhea. Keep drinking lots of fluids with sugar and electrolytes (like gatorade type products). If you notice your heart beating faster, or your urine getting darker in color, go to the hospital for IV fluids. ...Read more

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How to stop diarrhea?

How to stop diarrhea?

What's the cause?: "plugging up" diarrhea will not cure an infection, fix an inflammatory process, improve an ischemic gut, or correct a functional issue. Medical evaluation is recommended appropriate to the duration of your symptoms, associations (bleeding, weight loss, pain, vomiting), as well as your other medical co-morbidities. Call your doctor please and get checked. ...Read more

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Can eating beets make my diarrhea look bloody?

Can: Bloody stool often has blood runoff into the surrounding water. Red or dark stool from foods like beets, peppers, tomatoes don't. Any other symptoms, ongoing symptoms, or questions-call md. ...Read more

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Can certain formulas cause diarrhea?

Yes: If all babies were just alike there would be only one infant formula. Yet everyone knows that babies are born with differences; this can extend into tolerance or intolerance of infant formula. Perhaps the most common are cow milk protein allergy and lactose intolerance. While not exactly the same, symptoms of increased gasiness, colicky pain, and diarrhea are common hallmarks of these disorders. ...Read more

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How to stop diarrhea?

Depends: It all depends on what is the reason for the diarrhea. Generally bulking agents like metamucil are helpful for diarrhea related to irritable bowel syndrome. Probiotics are also helpful. ...Read more

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Dr. Oscar Novick
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Diarrhea (Definition)

Diarrhea is a term that describes loose, watery stools occurring more frequently than usual. It is often not due to a serious cause, but severe diarrhea ...Read more