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Symptoms of the kidneys

Symptoms of the kidneys is encountered rarely on Symcat. We will add more content to this page if enough people like you show interest.

What causes it?

The most common causes of symptoms of the kidneys are chronic kidney disease, acute kidney injury, and diabetes. Other possible causes, such as primary kidney disease, are more rare.


What might my doctor prescribe?

Common Tests and Procedures

Patients with symptoms of the kidneys often receive hematologic tests, urinalysis, complete blood count, electrolytes panel, glucose measurement, kidney function tests, lipid panel and ultrasonography .

Common Medications

The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with symptoms of the kidneys include tacrolimus (prograf), epoetin alfa (procrit), mycophenolate mofetil (cellcept), dutasteride (avodart), trandolapril / verapamil, ferric oxide, saccharated (venofer), sevelamer (renvela), calcitriol, cyclosporine, ropinirole, chondroitin/glucosamine/methylsulfonylmethane, chlorpheniramine / phenylpropanolamine and glimepiride / pioglitazone .

Who is at risk?

Groups of people at highest risk for symptoms of the kidneys include age 75+ years, age 60-74 years and race/ethnicity = black.

Age

< 1 years
0.6x
1-4 years
0.3x
5-14 years
0.5x
15-29 years
0.7x
30-44 years
0.7x
45-59 years
1.2x
60-74 years
1.7x
75+ years
1.8x

Sex

Male
1.2x
Female
0.8x

Race/Ethnicity

Black
1.5x
Hispanic
0.9x
White
0.9x
Other
0.3x
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