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Reply: Lab Results
I've been dealing with doctors for one long term condition or another since I was 9;...More
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Reply: Lab Results
I'd start by asking the doc what the other lab numbers seemed to indicate, especially as...More
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Reply: Lab Results
A definite yes. In fact the only way to diagnose kidney disease early is with lab tests....More
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Reply: Leg swelling
Swelling could be caused by infection (but at the same time, the infection could be made...More
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Reply: Transplant - Donor information [very urgent]
In the USA, there is a list of Organ Procurement Organizations. ...More
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Reply: protein in urine
ACE inhibitors (usually used for blood pressure control) are usually the first choice for...More
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Reply: Transplant - Donor information [very urgent]
I don't have a global list transplant centers at my fingertips, but I have found lists in...More
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Reply: 3rd stage kidney disease
As mentioned, there are different systems of classifying 'stages'. Most consider #3 to be...More
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Reply: GFR 19 - can I get on transplant list?
It tends to vary with the patient and the transplant center. The basic definition of...More
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Reply: If I only have one kidney is it a bad Idea to take...
A history tale: for almost all of human existence, protein rich foods were the hardest...More
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