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Diabetic Nephropathy: How to Lower Creatinine Level 5 Without Dialysis

Diabetic Nephropathy: How to Lower Creatinine Level 5 Without Dialysis

PATIENT: Hi, doctor. I am a diabetic patients, and my creatinine level is 5 mg/dl now. I dont have protein or blood urine, and I have small amount of swelling in ankles. I dont want to start dialysis, so I want to know whether there is anyt...

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Can Heart Problem Cause Kidney Damage for People with One Kidney

Can Heart Problem Cause Kidney Damage for People with One Kidney

Patient: I am female and I am 60 years old now. I was diagnosed with a diseased horse-shoe shaped kidney when I was 21-years old. They removed my diseased portion, and now I am diagnosed with stage 3 kidney disease, I am a little confused o...

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How to Improve the 7 Years Child with Left Kidney 7% Working

How to Improve the 7 Years Child with Left Kidney 7% Working

Question : Dear doctor, I need your help. My 7 years old child have got kidney disease which is mainly caused by obstruction and later UTI, and his left kidney has only 7% working. Now he has large amount of proteinuria and the doctor ask h...

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Suggestions for Lupus Patients with Kidney Cysts

Suggestions for Lupus Patients with Kidney Cysts

Patient: Hi, doctor. I have lupus and just discovered I have kidney cysts. Now, I feel very bad, because I have bad back pain, and I have traces of blood in my urine for several months now. I also have swelling in my body. Can you give me s...

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Traditional Chinese Treatments for Polycystic Kidney Disease

Traditional Chinese Treatments for Polycystic Kidney Disease

Patients: hello,doctor. I have polycystic kidney disease, and there are 24cm kidney cysts on both my kidneys. I also have blood urine and occasional protein in my urine, and my creatinine level is 3 mg/dl. Can you give me some suggestions o...

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What can I do for My Kidney Disease with Creatinine 2.72

What can I do for My Kidney Disease with Creatinine 2.72

Patient: hi, doctor. I have kidney disease and my creatinine level is 2.72 mg/dl. I also have diabetes and hypertension, and my high blood sugar from 3 years, and hypertension from more than ten years. For my condition, what can I do for my...

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Suggestions for Kidney Disease Patient with Creatinine 15.67

Suggestions for Kidney Disease Patient with Creatinine 15.67

Patient: hello, doctor. My sister got kidney disease, and her creatinine level is 15.67 mg/dl. She was taking ketosteril, and her doctor advices her to increase her intake of this medicine from 2 pills every meal to 3 pills. I want to know...

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Can I use diet to maintain my kidney function?

Can I use diet to maintain my kidney function?

Patient: dear, doctor. I was diagnosed with stage 4 kidney disease, and I have high blood pressure and diabetes. Then, can I use diet to maintain my kidney function? Doctor: Hi, friend. From your description, I get your illness condition. Y...

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What Can Eat and What Cant Eat for Kidney Failure Patients with 48% Kidney Function

What Can Eat and What Cant Eat for Kidney Failure Patients with 48% Kidney Function

Question: I am going through kidney failure and I have only 48% combined, I need to know what I can or cant eat Answer: Kidney failure is a common kidney disease with the gradually reduced kidney function. When the kidney function is severe...

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Diet and Treatment for CKD Patient with Creatinine 2.0

Diet and Treatment for CKD Patient with Creatinine 2.0

Patient: Hello, doctor. My husband has just been diagnosed with CKD, and his creatinine level is 2.0 and the GFR is 42, I want to know what it means. I think his kidney disease is caused by his hypertension which has been lasted for many ye...

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