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The ultrasound found fluid around my kidney, what does that mean?
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Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
2 doctors agree
In brief: Hydronephrosis
Did it say around the kidney or was it "backed" up like a condition called hydronephrosis.

In brief: Hydronephrosis
Did it say around the kidney or was it "backed" up like a condition called hydronephrosis.
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
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Dr. James Krick
Urology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Kidney ultrasound
It is not clear whether they are describing hydonephrosis (dilation of collecting system) or actual "fluid surrounding the kidney.
Either way you should see a urologist promptly.

In brief: Kidney ultrasound
It is not clear whether they are describing hydonephrosis (dilation of collecting system) or actual "fluid surrounding the kidney.
Either way you should see a urologist promptly.
Dr. James Krick
Dr. James Krick
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