Renal biopsy is that a small piece of renal tissue is cut by a specially designed puncture needle through your back under ultrasound scan. You must maintain a prone position during the procedure.
To detect renal, ureteral, cystic, and urethral lesions by using contrast medium and X-ray.
It is a non-invasive procedure without exposing to radiation. During the examination, the examinee will lie on a table in supine, lateral or prone position. The physician will apply gel on inspected areas and roll the probe to see the structures of kidney shown on the screen. The whole process will take about 10-15 minutes.
Kidney transplant ( also known as renal transplant ) is the transplant of a donor’s kidney into the pelvic of the donee while the original kidney will not be excised (with the exception of tumor or stone issue).
Water dehydrated too fast and too much. The majority of dialysis patients drink too much water that increases the dehydration speed in a short period of time or the overly low estimation of ideal weight. These factors often contribute to the reduction of effective blood volume and lower blood pressure.
Hematopoiesis requires two major materials, namely Erythropoietin ( EPO ) and iron.
Diabetic patients are likely to be infected, even a tiny foot injury, if there is no proper treatment; therefore, they should be extra cautious with foot care.
DM is a group of diseases characterized by hyperglycemia ( elevated blood glucose ) resulting from defects in insulin secretion, insulin action, or both.