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Posted 15 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
I have cirrhosis of the liver and undergo paracentesis far too often now. My last one was Friday (3/10) and they had a nephrologist look over my blood work. They called me yesterday to tell me that my potassium level in my kidneys was very low. I'm unable to get through to my primary care ...
Posted 20 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
The nephrologist knows all the meds I take and this clindamycin was for a painful inflamed finger, have been taking the mycin for 3 days and scheduled for four days more and then no more.
Posted 19 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
BK Virus most susceptible up to 5 years out. Lowering of immunosupression helps fight BK Virus. Symptoms are sub-clinical and cancer drug "vismodegib" causes all symptoms. I am on lowest dose of cyclosporine (main side affect - gout), azathioprine (increases susceptibility to basil and ...
Posted 16 Apr 2015 by • 1 answer
Dear Sirs, I am a patient with CKD on dialysis waiting for a kidney transplant and my nephrologist has been prescribing Rena-Vite Rx Tabs (CYP 161 Yellow) for few years. However, Blue Cross Health Insurance has recently denied coverage for Rena-Vite Rx Tabs (CYP 161 Yellow). In order to find a ...
Posted 17 Jan 2014 by • 1 answer
My urologist says my kidneys shouldn't hurt. They hurt bad. He admits he knows nothing about the disease. I have a long wait for my first nephrologist appt. Should I find another doctor now or wait & suffer?
Posted 18 Nov 2013 by • 2 answers
... results are better than ever. Should I be concerned about rejection and go back to 1g daily? My nephrologist has no clue.