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kidney with atrophy

maligirl
  • By maligirl · Posted July 25, 2013
  • In Kidney diseases · 0 replies
  • New to this group, I have a friend who has to have a shunt put in the artery to her one kidney. It is blocked and causing the kidney to shrink. Has anyone had this done and what if any are side effects ...

Chronic Kidney Disease and Alternative Treatment

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Levaquin

srmorris
  • By srmorris · Posted June 25, 2013
  • In Chronic kidney disease (CKD) · 3 replies
  • Has anyone ever taken Levaquin for a UTI. I have been on omnicef but doesnt seem to be working ...

Toddler Hydronephrosis Support and Advice

mgmtgrad29
  • By mgmtgrad29 · Posted June 12, 2013
  • In Pediatric kidney diseases · 0 replies
  • Hello - I am a mom to a 3 year old who has been dealing with grade 4 hydronephrosis since birth. We are attempting to potty train him but the doctor has recommended that we do not force him as it could ...

Infant Bi-lateral hydronephrosis and Potty Training

mgmtgrad29
  • By mgmtgrad29 · Posted June 12, 2013
  • In Pediatric urologic health · 0 replies
  • Hello - I am a mom to a 3 year old who has been dealing with grade 4 hydronephrosis since birth. We are attempting to potty train him but the doctor has recommended that we do not force him as it could ...

MCDK and Growth hormone problems

Davery
  • By Davery · Posted June 5, 2013
  • In Kidney diseases · 0 replies
  • Is anyone familiar with these being linked? My son has both problems and is on HGH injections. His attitude has changed dramatically for the worse. Anyone else go thru this ...

Mets to the bone

Maggrits
  • By Maggrits · Posted June 4, 2013
  • In Kidney cancer · 0 replies
  • I had nephroureterectomy (right) done 11/12/11. The first cysto 3 months later revealed small tumor in bladder. It was removed and I now undergo BCG instills, 15 so far. Has anyone here developed mets ...

Stage 3 Kidney Cancer

endlesslove
  • By endlesslove · Posted May 24, 2013
  • In Kidney cancer · 0 replies
  • Last March someone very close to me was diagnosed with stage 3 kidney cancer. His situation is complex because he was born with a horseshoe shaped kidney. His kidneys also are in the front of his body ...

bilateral kidney cancer & possibility of diyalsis

Sarahtae
  • By Sarahtae · Posted May 18, 2013
  • In Dialysis · 0 replies
  • I have bilateral kidney cancer, had left kidney removed 2009 but right one now has 14 x 9cm tumour. I am looking at dialysis after nephrectomy as an option so would be greatful for any info. Sarah ...

Back and abdominal pian 4 weeks after partial nephrectomy for papillary RC

Luvly57
  • By Luvly57 · Posted May 16, 2013
  • In Kidney cancer · 0 replies
  • Im still having mildish backain and a poking sharp pain in abdomen 4 weeks after partial nephrectomy for akidnry cancer. I also currently am warding off a second lung tumor (had one on left 7 years-ago ...

Recovered

Pupcorn
  • By Pupcorn · Posted May 14, 2013
  • In Women's urologic health · 7 replies
  • Hi April of 2012 I spent 2wks in hospital with acute kidney failure. Dr warned family I might not make through the night. Well here I am , doing good took almost a year to get all under control. I am ...

Twinge near sole Kidney-trouble? Inflammation?

charmaine49
  • By charmaine49 · Posted May 13, 2013
  • In Kidney cancer · 2 replies
  • I had left kidney out due to cancer in 2010. have been fine since with 6 mo test, etc. Fine in Jan. after annual CT. Recently am having a strong twinge running from lower ribs to waist, 1x day, not painful ...

Peritoneal Dialysis

Gremlin555
  • By Gremlin555 · Posted May 13, 2013
  • In Kidney failure · 6 replies
  • Hello All, My mother's kidneys are failing slowly and the doctor has talked to my mom about either going on Hemodialysis or Peritoneal Dialysis. We were looking at Peritoneal Dialysis as it will give ...

Renal Nephritis

screamingribs
  • By screamingribs · Posted May 12, 2013
  • In Kidney diseases · 2 replies
  • Has any one ever developed burning peripheral Neuropathy of the hands/forarms, face, leggs and feet with this ...

IGA NEPHROPATHY

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Kidney failure & metformin

Annakrueger
  • By Annakrueger · Posted April 28, 2013
  • In Kidney failure · 0 replies
  • I had surgery in March and had kidney failure afterwards from a combination of Toridol and Bactrim. My creatin levels are now normal. Can I take Metformin ...

Seafood and CKD

cesegers
  • By cesegers · Posted April 24, 2013
  • In Nutrition and kidney disease · 4 replies
  • I saw where someone posted in an earlier disussion about no seafood with kidney disease. I have never heard of this. My nephrologist has never said anything about it either, but then again I haven't asked ...

Kidney Cancer

Buddygramma
  • By Buddygramma · Posted April 19, 2013
  • In Kidney cancer · 10 replies
  • Hi, I belong to the Bladder cancer group, and breast cancer group. Looks like now I am in need of the Kidney Cancer Group. I will be going in for my third retrograde pyelogram on April 30. I have High ...

adult bi-lateral urine reflux

screamingribs
  • By screamingribs · Posted April 8, 2013
  • In Urinary tract infections (UTIs) · 5 replies
  • I just had my bladder scoped and foung out that I have a hereditary condition that I was born with and did not grow out of. My ureter tubes are both displaced and too short and I have bi-later urine reflux ...

PLEASE HELP!!

momo82
  • By momo82 · Posted April 8, 2013
  • In Kidney cancer · 5 replies
  • (Kidney cancer was really only the closest topic choice :/ ) A close friend of mine was diagnosed with bladder cancer about 8-9 months ago. It had spread to his lung and liver. They did surgery to get ...

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