Nephrology

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How to Check your Kidneys Health? Check What is NEPHROTIC SYNDROME

Q) What is Nephrotic syndrome? A) Nephrotic syndrome comprises a group of symptoms which include Too much protein in your urine (proteinuria) Low levels of protein in your blood (hypoalbuminia) High levels of fat and cholesterol in your blood Swelling in your legs, feet, ankles, or hands (edema) Q) What is the presenting age and risk factors for … Continue reading How to Check your Kidneys Health? Check What is NEPHROTIC SYNDROME

Diabetic Kidney Disease (DKD) Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

[powr-hit-counter id=45b106cb_1516856577] Diabetic Kidney Disease (DKD) is a complication that occurs in some people with diabetes.  In this condition, the filters of the kidneys, the glomeruli become damaged.   Because of this the kidneys ‘leak’ abnormal amounts of protein from the blood into the urine.   A raised level of albumen in the urine is the typical … Continue reading Diabetic Kidney Disease (DKD) Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment