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What are some effects of sleeping late at night for kidney transplants?

What are some effects of sleeping late at night for kidney transplants?

R u sleeping enough?: If the total time sleeping is normal, then no effects are expected just from going to bed late. Sleep deprivation does increase the risk of infection. I would be most concerned about that since kidney transplants are already immunocompromised. ...Read more

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Transplant (Definition)

In medicine: a transfer from one body or body part to another of an organ (liver, heart, lung, kidney, pancreas bowel) or tissue (hand, face, hair). The immune system fights foreign invaders (like infections) so it will reject transplants from other people (allotransplants) because they look like infections. So transplants usually require drugs to ...Read more


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What are the effects of sleeping late at night when having kidney transplants?

What are the effects of sleeping late at night when having kidney transplants?

Sleeping late: Regardless of your health issues, and depending on how many hours sleep total u r getting, it is known that less sleep can interfere with your mood & functioning in daytime. Discuss with your primary care doc. Possibilities for insomnia tx. ...Read more

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I ejaculated automatically at night while sleeping, i have got kidney transplant just 17 days ago, is there any problem going to happen? i'm worried

I ejaculated automatically at night while sleeping, i have got kidney transplant just 17 days ago, is there any problem going to happen? i'm worried

Frequent wet dreams: Are normal in young adult males. Congratulations on your new kidney! Stick w/your doctor and tell him.her of any new symptoms of you have any. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Are overactive kidneys related to sleep apnea. I get up about 3 - 5 times a night to void.

Nocturia : Yes nocturnia (urinating at night) can be a sign of sleep apnea. If you also snore, are tired or stop breathing in your sleep a sleep study is recommended. ...Read more

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Can't really sleep through-out the night. Is there something wrong with my bladder or kidneys?

Can't really sleep through-out the night. Is there something wrong with my bladder or kidneys?

Only if peeing xxxx : There might be something wrong with bladder or kidneys if ur urinating frequently all night. Kidneys can't concentrate urine with diabetes insipidus (not sugar diabetes) & xs urine is produced. Can be checked by dr with urine specific gravity. Overactive bladder, bladder infection or interstitial cystitis can all cause urinary frequency day & night. Suggest see a urologist or uro-gynecologist. ...Read more

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Does sleeping at 4-5am and waking up at 3-4pm has any effects on my internal organ such as bladder,kidney,ect or it just effect my sleeping rhythm!! ?

Does sleeping at 4-5am and waking up at 3-4pm has any effects on my internal organ such as bladder,kidney,ect or it just effect my sleeping rhythm!!  ?

No: If you mean going to bed at 4 to 5 am and getting up at 3 to 4 pm- it does not affect your internal organs. Most people do not need 11 to 12 hrs of sleep. You do note pregnancy in the clinical findings so that could add to fatigue, but I would suggest getting evaluated to make sure that there are no other issues. ...Read more

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What are the after effects of a kidney transplant?

What are the after effects of a kidney transplant?

No more dialysis: This is a very general question. If the new kidney is functioning well most recipients are able to return to pre-illness levels of activity. Many adults return to full time work and school. They no longer do dialysis, but must take a number of new drugs that prevent rejection. They need to continue lifelong follow-uup by their transplant team. ...Read more

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What are the effects of CMV for a person with kidney transplant?

What are the effects of CMV for a person with kidney transplant?

Affects many organs: Cytomegalovirus is very common, and over half the adult population has had the infection. However, transplant patients that take immunosuppressive drugs to prevent rejection are very susceptible to reactivation of latent (hibernating) virus, or getting a primary infection from the donor who may have been exposed. The virus can invade the bone marrow, liver, lungs, intestines, eyes, etc. ...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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Sleep (Definition)

Sleep is a topic that involves concepts such as how long it takes to fall asleep, how many times one wakes up at night, how many hours one sleeps at night, sleep stages, ...Read more