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Fsgs and transplant
nuttyroo2 months ago
Has anyone had a transplant with fsgs and how is it going?
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IgA Nephropathy help
Steviebhoy3 months ago
I’m new to the group ,and wanted to try and get in contact with other people in the same situation.
I went to see my doctor after feeling...
Extra renal pelvices
Okrad5 months ago
Hi. I was told I have extra renal pelvices. The dr insists it is a normal anomaly I was born with but old MRIs state specificallty that they...
turnip92469 months ago
Hello. I am looking for information about a Diabetic Renal Diet. Also looking to become friends with others with the same medical challenges...
Peggymcwilliamsa year ago
So I'm new to all of this and looking for some guidance. I am 24 and have been diagnosed with stage 3 CKD after biopsies and bloods etc. At ...
Wheatgrass juice in ckd
Winnie1807a year ago
Hi, I was just wondering if anyone knows if you can have wheatgrass juice with kidney disease stage four. My potassium level is always in ra...
ruthalema year ago
Last week i went for an MRI scan on my spine and the consultant told me that he is contacting my GP because he has noticed that my left kidn...
Antibiotic Steroid...May be affecting my kidney!!
jamelia472 years ago
JUL 07, 2016 | 05:48PM UTC
I've been on antibiotic steroid for about a year and a half...And now I want to s...
pulse in 50s
afib12 years ago
anyone have pulse rate in 50s. mom has afib and stage 4 egf . please help
too much potassium
thyroidnodule2 years ago
gfr is 26. taking lasix 80 once day and zaroxolyn 5 3x week. potassium is 20 mg twice day. the potassium i take at supper i think makes ge...
Kidney Cancer Fear
Btsnyder2 years ago
Hello all: Here's what's going in with me. I'm a 49-year-old male, relatively healthy (though on lisinopril for high blood pressure and sta...
CKD and pain levels
Miss_Ali2 years ago
I was born with CKD and I'm now 20 years of age and as far as I am aware I'm currently at stage 3.
Recently I've had a good few stays ...
Yassmeen262 years ago
Hi my name is menna and a couple of days ago I woke up with bad back pain two days ago I got really bad stomach pain I went to the doctors y...
Pneumonia and Flu shots
Jm262 years ago
Hi. I was just curious what everyones thoughts are on a pneumonia and or a flu shot? Does it affect you GFR? I don't want to get something t...
Kidney help please...
gemp543 years ago
Hi all, I hope you don't mind but I was hoping to get some information about kidneys...i noticed a lump in my abdomen several months ago jus...
mom is on zaroxyn 3 x wk and lasix 60 her creatinine and bun are slightly high.
afib13 years ago
they want her to remain on water pills due to the fact she has been home from hospital after congestive heart failure in march. i am worried...
Newbie to ckd
Ginbobs3 years ago
Hi, was told I have stage ckd about 2 months ago. I was warned never to take ibuprofen, and that was about it. I am suffering with nausea mo...
Kidney any one can i talk to??
JHero3 years ago
hmmmm any one hear my story ^_^ . . . 1st of it i feel itching in my penis inside of it.. and to the next next next day . . i feel that when...
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HealthUnlocked3 years ago
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Mexovas 0.2 mg
Hidden3 years ago
My creatinine level is 2, BP 170/80. For Blood Pressure Doctor is giving me Rancil 10 mg (BD), Minipress XL 5 mg (Night). He has also sugges...
I am Type II Diabetic patient, 67 years in age weighing 72 Kg. My sugar is controlled Fasting 104, PP 146 with medicines. My cretinine is 1....
Pain in my side is this my kidneys playing up??
Ruth_lderry3 years ago
Hi I've been up most off the night with a pain in my side esp hurts when I cough. It feels like it's just below my ribs front an back. Had r...
Duplex kidney, pain.
kizzy404 years ago
Hello, I'm 41 and found out my right kidney is dupex yesterday, been having flank pain for 18 months... US scans showed gall stones it was r...
I am Type II Diabetic patient. My sugar is controlled Fasting 104, PP 146 with medicines. My cretinine is 1.9, BUN 36.1, serum urea 77.
Hidden4 years ago
HbA1c 5.6 %, HB66 12.5, Potassium 6.5.BP 136/84 I am taking Januvia 50 mg, Amaryl 2 mg, Telma 80, Amlong 5 mg, Aten 50 mg Fefol Z, Diavit, S...
is this my kidneys?
anbuma4 years ago
I have pain in my back on both sides around the middle and it is very sore .I have read that adrenal problems can cause a swollen abdomen ??...
Dietary Treatment for Minimal Change Disease Patients
kidneydisease4 years ago
Minimal change disease(MCD) is the most common cause of nephrotic syndrome and it often occurs in children. Dietary treatment plays an impor...
Diet Therapy For Nephrotic Syndrome Patients
In recent years, the popular treatment for Nephrotic Syndrome is Traditional Chinese Medicine. Though compared to western medicines, Traditi...
How To Loose Weight For Nephrotic Syndrome Patients
Obesity, a neglected culprit in kidney disease, is as an independent risk factor for the onset, aggravated course, and poor outcomes of Neph...
How To Prevent Kidney Failure For FSGS Patients
Kidney failure refers to such a situation when your kidneys stop working well enough for you to live without dialysis or kidney transplant. ...
Can FSGS Patients Eat Bread
As we all known, bread as a delicious food is popular with all around the world, especially in America, bread is often regarded as breakfast...
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