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right side kidney measure 12.6 cm x 6.2 c.m and show moderate hydronephrosis and hydroureter same thing on...More
Posted by hemananikesh
4 Complex Cysts
I have 4 complex cysts - 2 in each kidney. All 4 are rated 2F on the Bosniak scale. Is it common to have 4? Is it...More
Posted by capam
Parathyroid Hormone, Intact?
I looked at the results from my last labs and saw that my Parathyroid Hormone was high, (148). My...More
Posted by edithann2
Internal Pain / discomfort on my right side...
Hi, I've had internal pain / discomfort on my right side, near the bottom of my rib cage towards my back, for...More
Posted by zolie5
New to group
Hi all,I am a 64 year old female and have short gut and also lung cancer survivor,still going fir cat scans...More
Posted by sleger
Link Between West Nile Virus and Kidney Infections
In August 2012, at the very same time, I had a horrible case of West Nile Virus and a nasty UTI infection at...More
Posted by An_260786
lower back and sides hurting from being kicked in ...
was kicked in the lower back from my ex boyfriend and since then I have pain in my lower back and sides both...More
Posted by bri9011
lower back and sides hurting from being kicked in ...
was kicked in the lower back from my ex boyfriend and since then I have pain in my lower back and sides both...More
Posted by bri9011
lower back and sides hurting from being kicked in ...
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was kicked in the lower back from my ex boyfriend and since then I have pain in my lower back and sides both sides really badly at times if I over do it or randomly will start hurting me so bad I can't move what possibly could be wrong is it serious
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Raised Creatinine
Hello.. i need help and advise possibly from a nephrologist for my mother issue. To start from beginning.....More
Posted by An_260662
Can my potassium levels be controlled?
I've had high potassium levels on and off this year and they say my kidneys are in stage 3. I don't feel any...More
Posted by edithann2
elevated creatinine
just found out my creatinine level is 149. Should I be concerned?
Posted by bossladykat1
Son's kidney aches
My son, age 10, gets kidney aches. They come every 30 days. Enough pain to keep him out of school. We have seen...More
Posted by raknf4
end stage renal
This is a post for John-skpt. John, if you remember Sarah and Stephanie, my daughter's who's transplant...More
Posted by janieevelyns
end stage renal
This is a post for John-skpt. John, if you remember Sarah and Stephanie, my daughter's who's transplant...More
Posted by janieevelyns
Recently diagnosed with CKD
I was diagnosed with CKD in September 2014 after years of kidney infections and sepsis and high blood...More
Posted by An_260474
Pain Management
My nephrologist said that the only pain killer I can take (not kidney pain) is Tylenol, but sometimes I need...More
Posted by margot1952
Dialysis or Not
My husband has been in the hospital for over a week now and the doctors has told him that he has...More
Posted by concernedwife31803
Why a 2nd surgery for fistula
Hi, had a fistula done on Oct 6. It's not mature yet. Went to the surgeon for a check up and he says he now...More
Posted by kirbyboy
Learning the ropes
Ok this is hard. What's the best way to learn the ins and outs of how to get the best care, what kinds of...More
Posted by kirbyboy
How did you feel after starting dialysis
Hi everyone, how did most of you feel when you started dialysis? Were you able to work? the dr said heavies...More
Posted by kirbyboy
Does anyone have kaiser insurance
Hi everyone, does anyone live in ca and have kaiser for insurance? If so , do you use their facilities for...More
Posted by kirbyboy
complex cyst
Is there any treatment for complex kidney cyst?
Posted by tomjude
Protein/ creatinine urine ratio
How accurate is the Ratio of protein/Creatinine urine. Could someone please answer this. TY!
Posted by kay0922
Kidney lesions
Hi, I just recently had an ultrasound done to re-evaluate lesions found on MRI earlier. Should I be worried...More
Posted by badgerbob61
Statins
I began taking statins about 20 yrs ago and handled them very well. About a year ago I started with diarrhea...More
Posted by kay0922
Creatinine slowly creeping up.
In January my Creat was 2.81 today it was 2.89. Im wondering what my Nephroligist will do. All my other labs...More
Posted by Anon_12802
Re protein in diet etc
Hi I have researched and researched all things kidneys trying to help my husbands. The drs sure not tell you a...More
Posted by kirbyboy
Blood in Urine
History of chronic renal failure starting 4-29-11. Was in end stage several months with GFR of 18 and...More
Posted by bablsng
Skin black marks, strange legions on skin,
Small b;lack hard pieces on my skin, red small itchy spots on testicles, skin then bubbling up, only water...More
Posted by An_260055

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I am a 38 year old male who was recently diagnosed with a mobile kidney. My right kidney is fully mobile. When I am lying down it is where it should b...More

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