How Do You Know if You Have Kidney Disease?: Kidney infections, kidney stones or other problems often appear with symptoms like low back pain, cloudy or bloody urine, fever, chills, nausea or vomiting.
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Acute Kidney FailureKidney failure, or the ability of the kidneys to filter water and waste, is caused by prerenal, postrenal, or renal problems with the kidney(s). Symptoms of kidney failure include decreased urine production, confusion, fatigue, lethargy, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, problems concentrating, edema, and a metallic taste in the mouth. Treatment for kidney failure depends upon the cause.
Chronic Kidney DiseaseTwenty percent of people over the age of 20 years will develop chronic kidney disease in their lifetime. Chronic kidney disease causes are diseases of the kidney(s), diabetes, uncontrolled high blood pressure, Glomerulonephritis, polycystic disease, medications, and other conditions. Symptoms include; fatigue, nausea and vomiting, edema, itching, easy bruising, anemia, headaches, insomnia, restless leg syndrome, chest pain, and more. Treatment for kidney disease generally involves dialysis, or kidney transplantation depending on the condition of the person and kidney(s).
Signs and Symptoms of Kidney StonesThe most common symptom of kidney stones is a very sharp, severe pain in your lower back or abdomen. You may also have pain while urinating, blood in your urine, feel nauseated, or vomit.
Kidney StonesThe kidney filters waste products and excess water from the body. Sometimes, because of factors that include heredity, diet, and medications, waste products crystallize in the kidney, forming stones. Symptoms include severe pain, sweating, nausea, vomiting, infection, blood in the urine, and others. Treatment includes medications, fluids, and other procedures.
Kidney Stones: Signs and Symptoms The most common symptom of kidney stones is a very sharp, severe pain in your lower back or abdomen. You may also have pain while urinating, blood in your urine, feel nauseated, or vomit.
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