GFR of 5 To start dialysis or not
Just got my labs, Potassium 5.7, BUN 90, Creatinine 10.3. GFR 5....
Treatment started was Low Molecular Heparin Injections for 5 days and Acitrom(4 mg ) Tablets. Treatment was again the same-Low Molecular Hepa...
Lost Another Round
June 2017, urination difficulties, Foley catheter took care of that. Biopsy and diagnosed Gleason 9, Gleason 9, Gleason 9, etc....
Ablation with be k issues
I am s heduled for 2nd ablation March 5th and you can imagine my apprehension for what will happen after I wake up!!!...
Into TRITON II - and awaaay we go!
OK, 2 weeks into the trial. 75% of participants get nausea, vomiting....
Fresh robotic prostatectomy
57 year old very active and fit. After being treated for prostatitis with elevated PSAs and not getting a rectal exam to check for nodularity...
Had my ablation last Tuesday at Kaiser Hospital Santa Clara CA. Everything went well; they ablated both pulmonary veins, also found and ablat...
Writing for my hospital bed, had robotic RP + ePLND at 8:00am this morning. About four hours in OR and two hours in the awakening room, a lit...
CRPC with Complications.. Do not know what to do now ?
My dad was diagnosed with PC in June 2015 with bone mets. Had tried Docetaxel, Zytiga, Xtandi and Radium and Lupron , Nothing worked and he g...
Night time Caregiver
My husband has been diagnosed with PSP for about 1 1/2 years, and PD before that....
Acute urinary retention post viral meningitis
Hi, I was hospitalized for 2 weeks in February 2019 for Viral Meningitis. I have read this is an uncommon side effect of Meningitis, so I'm c...
AF and increased urination.
I do not know if it is just during AF, or if you had AF at some point. If there is anyone who may have had any AF - Increased urination conne...
Stage 4 Metastatic Prostate Cancer
Stopped pee ability. Got foley catheter....
My journey continues
After 3.5 months on BAT things have taken a disasterous turn. PSA jumped to nearly 7000, liver enzymes surged, and fatigued increased....
I had a urinary catheter placed in ICU whilst I was unconscious....
A somewhat overdue update.
The term ' primary peritoneal ' was thrown around, lumped in with the ovarian....
We had the call this morning to say that 3 out of our 7 eggs have fertilised 🤗 I'm relieved that we have any in the running but sad that we ...
Undiagnosed severe kidney pain
I've obviously been monitoring my labs and my GFR and my creatinine have been going up-and-down ever since this has happened. The lowest my g...
FINALLY A DIAGNOSIS! Flank pain etc is GONE!! Please read for inspiration.
Hey all I want to share my horror story with a happy ending!! Thank you for all who've supported me on this forum....
Update on So sick and tired.
I saw my MS Dr on Monday. I absolutely love my Dr. He is so kind and caring, honest and thorough....
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