You will need
- -blood and urine;
- -Ultrasound diagnostics;
- -consultation of the urologist.
In kidney disease may indicate not only back pain, but also reduced the number of detachable urine, when urinating may have pain or cramps. In the morning may be swelling of the face and bags under the eyes. In connection with the deterioration of the outflow of urine appears General weakness and the presence of intoxication. May also increase or carry unstable body temperature.
In some cases in the urine there is a haze, sand or blood. Due to the poor cleaning function can manifest themselves in blurred vision, skin rash, poor appetite and other unpleasant symptoms.
If back pain to determine what is exactly bothering the kidneys can be at rest. When degenerative disc disease pain occurs with movement and at diseases of kidneys, mostly during rest and at night.
If you suspect kidney disease need to consult a urologist and get a full examination, which includes urinalysis, blood analysis, ultrasound diagnostics. Often survey data is enough to make an accurate diagnosis and prescribe treatment. In some cases, the urologist may refer the patient for additional consultation and examination to the doctor-oncologist and nephrologist.
The most important function that is performed by the kidneys of any person is the formation of urine and elimination of all poisons and toxins from the body. Therefore, if the function is impaired or is insufficient, is a sense not only of General weakness and malaise, and a sense of poisoning of the organism.
Kidney diseases are divided into several classifications and can be caused by inflammation, impaired function due to changes in structure due to one reason or another, the presence of sand and stones, and congenital or acquired pathologies. All diseases are serious and require immediate outpatient treatment or hospitalization. Therefore, when any of the above symptoms you should immediately consult a doctor.
Advice 2 : How do you know that sick kidneys
Everyone wants to be healthy. Diseases of internal organs can cause suffering and affect quality of life. Kidney – paired vital organ of the human body, and interruptions in their work can greatly affect the human condition. How to know whether your sick kidneys?
You will need
- A notebook, a referral.
Remember, not do you have lower back pain. This is the main symptom of kidney disease. Acute pain may indicate renal colic, that is, an acute inflammatory process. Dull aching pain is a sign of chronic kidney disease.
Check urine for impurities. The presence of blood and mucus is a worrying sign that suggests the kidney disease. Violation of urination also a symptom of the disease of the urinary organs.
Determine the amount allocated to the knocks of urine and record the results. If more than two liters, we can talk about polyuria. If the volume is very small, it oliguria. There is a nasty symptom of anuria, that is, the cessation of urine output by the kidneys. Frequent urination is called pollakiuria. All these symptoms of kidney disease.
Check your body for the presence of edema. Look in the mirror: if your face is puffy eyelids swollen, and the palpebral aperture is narrowed, it is likely you have a problem with the kidneys. A distinctive feature of renal edema is pale and high-speed development. Sometimes renal edema occur not only on the face but on the body, especially the extremities. Swelling can join in a heartbeat, lethargy, fever, nausea and vomiting.
If you experience any of the above symptoms, be sure to visit the urologist. Modern survey methods allow to identify kidney disease at an early stage and prevent progression of the disease.
Most likely, the doctor will prescribe you an ultrasound (ultrasound) of the kidneys and bladder. It is an absolutely painless and safe method. If you are going for an ultrasound, bring a sheet and all available previous surveys. In the study of the bladder must be filled with urine.