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Reply: Atrial Fib
I've not had this condition, but a good friend of mine who had the same pancreas-kidney...More
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Reply: Kidney Carcinoma
PS: there are hypo- and hyper-dense findings in radiology. It might be more concerning if...More
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Reply: Kidney Carcinoma
There are lots of benign conditions that can cause "hypodense" lesions in kidneys. But...More
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Reply: Kidney Stone - Pain, Meds, No stone.... no pain
There are several possibilities, but I suspect that a stone spontaneously dissolving is...More
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Reply: Concerned
"Lower back" doesn't really sound like the kidneys themselves; kidneys are actually...More
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Reply: Kidneys n other organs
Get the PET scan done and go from there. PET scans are just about the gold-standard tests...More
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Reply: Creatinine levels inching upward
Are you taking ANY medications, prescription or over the counter, or any supplements? Are...More
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Reply: Phosphorous levels please help
BTW: I had forgotten about the binder Renagel (sevelemer). It's a non-calcium formula of...More
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Reply: John your opinion on this-parathyroid
Let me run over the way that all of these factors interact, in case I've skipped over...More
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Reply: Phosphorous levels please help
Hyperphosphatemia is almost universal in renal failure, though it affects some patients...More
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