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I had my mother urea test which was elevated to 285 mg/dl (normal range 12-45) doctor recommended dialysis, is there any medicine?

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Dr. Andrew Doe
Radiology - Interventional
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

At this point she needs dialysis.
She could get some function back, but dialysis will still be necessary. What is her creatinine?

In brief: No

At this point she needs dialysis.
She could get some function back, but dialysis will still be necessary. What is her creatinine?
Dr. Andrew Doe
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Dr. Steve Montoya
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: Symptoms

How does she feel?

In brief: Symptoms

How does she feel?
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Dr. Steve Montoya
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology

In brief: No

If your mother's condition is chronic and she is elderly, then her choices are dialysis or hospice / comfort-measures only.

In brief: No

If your mother's condition is chronic and she is elderly, then her choices are dialysis or hospice / comfort-measures only.
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