Category: QA

Q: My Uncle’s creatinine level is 11.84; what is the chance of survival

Q: My Uncle’s creatinine level is 11.84; what is the chance of survival

A: According to your description, what your uncle get is Diabetic Nephroapathy, a kidney disease secondary to Diabetes. His creatinine level is so high, the general range is 0.9-1.3mg/dL, which can be different slightly...

What are causes of poor sleep in people with Type 2 Diabetes?

What are causes of poor sleep in people with Type 2 Diabetes?

Firstly, Cerebral arteriosclerosis often presents on people with Type 2 Diabetes, which will result in hypoxia of brain cell. Then respiratory center is damaged which will take a further effect on the respiratory function...

Transplanted kidneys years ago, present creatinine 2.6, What can I do

Transplanted kidneys years ago, present creatinine 2.6, What can I do

Creatinine is the external symptom, what lies behind is the severely injured kidneys, therefore, the only way to reduce high serum creatinine is to repair kidney damages so that creatinine can be excreted with...

Proteinuria with No Other Symptoms, What Does It Indicate

Proteinuria with No Other Symptoms, What Does It Indicate

A:Proteinuria describes a condition in which urine contains an abnormal amount of protein. Normally proteins are blocked from leakage by a structure in kidney called glomeruli. In case inflammation appears in glomeruli(glomerulonephritis or simple...

Longterm Diabetes and suddenly told by doctors to take dialysis. What can I do?

Longterm Diabetes and suddenly told by doctors to take dialysis. What can I do?

A:Sorry to tell you that your kidneys have been damaged due to longstanding high blood glucose. For Diabetics, longstanding high blood sugar cause kidneys to work in a overloaded way so as to excrete...

Transplanted Kidney, Present Creatinine Level 2.1,Is Another Kidney Transplantation Needed

Transplanted Kidney, Present Creatinine Level 2.1,Is Another Kidney Transplantation Needed

A: Your creatinine level indicates that your kidney function has dropped for around 50 percent. We don't recommend a kidney substitute therapy such as kidney transplantation and dialysis for you. Except the not easily...