FAQ for Kidney Disease

Here are questions asked frequently by kidney disease patients, and doctors have answered. If you have other questions, please consult the online doctor.

Kidney Treatment Group Invite Links

Kidney Treatment Group Invite Links.We have doctors to answer you. Besides, we will provide you some information about diet and treatment regularly to help you fight against kidney disease.

Is Blood Clot the Result of Kidney Failure

Is Blood Clot the Result of Kidney Failure

Question: I have an Uncle with blood clots problem. His legs and arms are swollen because of Kidney Failure. Is Kidney Failure the result of blood clots? Are those symptoms fatal already? Answer: Kidney Failure, also called End Stage Renal...Read More

Is Lactose Free Milk Good for IgA Nephropathy Patients

Is Lactose Free Milk Good for IgA Nephropathy Patients

Question: My creatinine is 214 with IgA Nephropathy. Is lactose free milk good for patients with IgA Nephropathy. Answer: Lactose free milk contains all nutritions of milk containing lactose. Lactose is one sugar, and the body can secrete o...Read More

Urine Changes in Stage 3 CKD (Chronic Kidney Disease)

Urine Changes in Stage 3 CKD (Chronic Kidney Disease)

Question: No pain in peeing but not being able to eliminate urine when i need to go. Not a UTI. What can it be? I have stage 3 kidney disease. Answer: There indeed some urine changes in Stage 3 CKD (Chronic Kidney Disease). In the early sta...Read More

How to Know If CKD Is Progressing to ESRD

How to Know If CKD Is Progressing to ESRD

Question: Ive been seeing a new doctor about some symptoms that are causing me to not be able to return to work. I was wondering if you might be able to tell if it might be my CKD progressing to ESRD. Nausea, short of breath, uncontrollable...Read More

Chronic Glomerular Nephritis with GFR 28

Chronic Glomerular Nephritis with GFR 28

Question: I have recently been diagnosed with Chronic Glomerular Nephritis and I have a GFR of 28, creatinine of 1.7 and protein level of 1 g. I also have been diagnosed with atherosclerosis. I am 51 years old and very worried about my futu...Read More

Can a Person with HA-MRSA Spread the Infection to Kidney Transplant Patients

Can a Person with HA-MRSA Spread the Infection to Kidney Transplant Patients

Question: Can a person with HA-MRSA spread the infection to a family member who comes home from kidney transplantation? Answer: MRSA is a specific strain. It is has two sub-types based on the origins of the infection. Hospital-acquired MRSA...Read More

Does General Swelling Mean the Kidney Is Not Functioning

Does General Swelling Mean the Kidney Is Not Functioning

Question: I have water retention all over my body and face. Is it possible my kidney is not functioning? My creatinine is 250 umol/L. Answer: Creatinine 250 umol/L means you are in Stage 3 CKD (Chronic Kidney Disease) with moderate kidney d...Read More

Severe Constipation in Chronic Kidney Failure Patients

Severe Constipation in Chronic Kidney Failure Patients

Question: Hi, apart from the chronic kidney failure, my mom has got severe constipation. Doctor have tried many things to ease bowling action, but 2-3 days no stool and mom feeling anxiety due to constipation. She is weak and now doctor sta...Read More

Will Stage 4 Kidney Failure Go Back to Normal

Will Stage 4 Kidney Failure Go Back to Normal

Question: My mother just entered stage 4 kidney failure. Does it ever go back to normal. I think the kidney is at 15-20% of function. Answer: If your mothers kidney function has reduced about 15-20%, Stage 4 Kidney Failure is very near End...Read More

Management of Creatinine 1.95

Management of Creatinine 1.95

Question: I just had my creatinine checked this morning and it is 1.95mg/dl or 172.4 umol/L. Im really worried with my health now. What will I do? Please help me. Thank you! Answer: Please do not worry. To know what you can do, youd better...Read More

Are Ketosteril and Acetylcysteine Helpful for IgA Nephropathy

Are Ketosteril and Acetylcysteine Helpful for IgA Nephropathy

I have IgA Nephropathy since last 8 years and take deltacartill. Now my creatinine value is 3.2. Doctors prescribed ketosteril tablets and mucolator (acetylcysteine) sachets. What Doyou think?...Read More

Is There a Link Between MPGN and Lupus

Is There a Link Between MPGN and Lupus

I have MPGN, autoimmune haemolytic anaemia and lupus anticoagulant. Is there a link...Read More

  • home
  • previous
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • next
  • last