Sorry for my late reply. I just got a notice that you responded to my question. My health is excellent and I have no symptoms of any kidney problems. I'm due for my 6 month blood and urine tests, so I hope my GFR is still hanging at 59. My kidney problem was discovered during a routine physical. My doctor said urinalyses were changed to include a GFR test to detect kidney problems early before symptoms kick in and cause serious damage to the kidneys.Since I'm now aware of the problem, I can keep my kidneys healthy. If you don't mind, my husband is disability attorney and has seen every health issue from his clients. He can diagnose patients on "Mystery Diagnosis" before the show tells you what the people have. My first thought is that you have a back injury, but I'd like him to read your symptoms and his thoughts. He should've been a doctor. I'll be in touch!View Thread
I'm 45and was diagnosed with mild ckd a year ago. My ultrasound was normal, I don't have high blood pressure, diabetes, i'm not overweight and I exercise. I stopped taking Advil, whch did improve my blood tests but my last test shows my gfr down to 59. The doctor has no explanation and said a biopsy could show kidney scarring, but again, what would cause that? I'm going to be monitored every 6 months, but my doc says I can go on with no symptoms for 20 years as long as my gfr stays at 59. Does anyone have other ideas on how I got ckd?View Thread
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