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WELCOME TO THE NEPHROTIC SYNDROME COMMUNITY: This is a patient-to-patient support community where you can find others who share your interest in Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome. The mission of this community is to provide a place for patients and their loved ones to share the best information and support possible.

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Ive been diagnosed for membranous nehropathy from past 1 and a half years now with wyslone initially 50mg everyday and now 5 mg on alternate days, along with the immunosuppresent Tacrolimus 10 mg per dayto 6mg perday now. Still my pro...
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I am a 22 year old girl with Nephrotic Syndrome which was diagnosed when I was 18. I was previously on Steriods for the first year, then was medication free for a year. When my kidneys started leaking protein again I was put on Ramipril....
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my fater is 78 years old. His serum urea is 134 and creatinine is 2.0. Can you prescribe best medicine to reduce the levels quickly.
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My 11 year old just had his annual check up and they found +1 protein in the urinalysis. Can you please explain what this could be from? All the blood tests came back normal. The doctor wants to retest in 3 months. I didn't get to speak...
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Hello Dear Doctors, I'm an Italian boy, I'm sorry for grammar. I am writing regarding whether or not to investigate a situation that I am experiencing. 2 years ago I had a paroxysmal atrial arrhythmia in contributing cause of h...
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I am a 26 year old female with no underlying health problems.  My endo checked my pth levels after my vitamin d 1,25 results came back high at 89 a month before.  My obgyn ordered the 1,25 when I asked her to check my vitamin d...not sur...
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Hello! When I was 5 years old I had a surgery called Ureteroneocystostomy to correct a reflux condition (VUR). I am now 30 years old and have one functioning large kidney which has over compensated for the small kidney that never fully d...
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Rawhi Al-far is a 6-year old boy, previously healthy, was doing well 'till 2 months ago when he started to complain from mild lower abdominal discomfort of several days duration. On physical examination there were no remarkable findings....
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I am a diabetic and was told I have traces of protein in my urine. I am on a 40/40/20 diet. 40% of my diet is protein. Will eating all the protein make my kidney's work harder and make my situation worse?
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To any one that have the same diagnosis and taking the same medicine. Hi..this is my first time visiting and join the site here. I have read alot of information or common from other people and i would like to take any advice from any...
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I've been told by my primary care physician that I have enormous amounts of protein in my urine. One reading was over 6000 and the second test was over 3500. He told me I have Nephrotic Syndrome. When researching this it's vague just wha...
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Two weeks ago I had a kidney biopsy due to gross proteinuria, low albumin, edema of the ankles and extreame fatigue. Yesterday my doctor advised me of wHat he suspected that I had MGN. He wants to put me on Prednisone but I am terrified ...
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i am a 31 year old lady and i lost my daughter in stillbirth at 30 weeks of pregnancy in july due to hyrpertension induced by pregnancy, but i also want to try and conceive again but i dont know if how and if it will be possible and i wo...
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My microalbumin is 74.88 mgl (0-29 range),with a trace protein in spot urine. All other tests like LFT,LIPD PROFINE , SUGAR, UREA, CREATININE, URIC ACID, ELECTROLITES are within the normal range. Iam a Hypertension(140/90) patient aged 4...
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what is the relationship between high platelet count and nephrotic symdrome?
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my father is 74 and suffering from cardiac and diabetic problem with specially cervical nerve compression on c3-c4, 5-6 6-7 also. Last auguest28, 2010 I have checked his sodium and potasium level and I found that is hyponatrimic and his...
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I am nineteen and thinking about having a baby,I was diagnosed with nephrotic syndrome in my first pregnancy two and a half years ago where i later developed pre eclampsiaand delivered at twenty eight weeks by c-section.I was looking for...
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If too much pain killer is taken what happens to the kidney
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Hi, Welcome to our Nephrotic Syndrome Community which is comprised of people like yourself who have Nephrotic Syndrome or know a loved one with this condition. We’re an extremely supportive group of people whose common goal is to learn ...
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317230 tn?1207693231
Can anyone help me? My son swelled up immensely on his 17th birthday, saw local care direct, who sent to A & E who admitted him. He has now been transferred to a specialist Renal Unit, so far diagnosed with Nephrotic Syndrome. H...
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