Urology

Have Urology Questions? Ask a Urologist Online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Urology Questions
Is gpr rate of 49 mean that my kidney is only working 50%? I
Is gpr rate of 49 mean that my kidney is only working 50%? I hey I've had an alter sound that didn't show anything abnormal other than the fact that my kidney was larger due to the fact that I only ha… read more
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Assistant Professor, Critical Care
Doctoral Degree
15,472 satisfied customers
My kidney function numbers are gfr 67 bun 16 and creatinine
My kidney function numbers are gfr 67 bun 16 and creatinine 1.17. Is it possible they could improve… read more
Dr. Mark
Dr. Mark
U.S. Board Certified in Neurosurgery
Doctoral Degree
18,924 satisfied customers
What is GFR Kidney disease? Friend who has been diagnosed
This is for a friend who has been diagnosed with this due to lengthy RA prescription. … read more
Edgar Rubio Villegas
Edgar Rubio Villegas
Emergency physician
Post-Doctoral Degree
5,403 satisfied customers
I have a couple of huge kidney stones.My GFR is at 45.My
I have a couple of huge kidney stones.My GFR is at 45.My question is,will my gfr improve after kidney stone extraction?… read more
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Assistant Professor, Critical Care
Doctoral Degree
15,472 satisfied customers
What does a low GFR (glomerular filtration rate) mean?
What does a low GFR (glomerular filtration rate) mean? Should I be concerned with water intake and if my kidneys are unable to filter as fast?… read more
Dr. Y.
Dr. Y.
Urologist
Doctoral Degree
20,182 satisfied customers
I went to the dr because if swelling in my ankles. So after
I went to the dr because if swelling in my ankles. So after all the test she says it is my sodium intake. And to cut back. But looking at my labs my creatine is .95 and my gfr is 78. It is not flagged… read more
Internist
Internist
Diplomat American Board of Internal Medicine, FCC
996 satisfied customers
My kidney number is 25. Can this be improved? I understand
My kidney number is ***** Can this be improved? I understand normal is 60. My went from sixty to forty and now twenty five. I am going to a specialist next week.… read more
Dr. Y.
Dr. Y.
Urologist
Doctoral Degree
20,182 satisfied customers
Is it normal to have a low GFR <60 when you are suffering
Is it normal to have a low GFR <60 when you are suffering from a kidney stone for +2 weeks?… read more
Urologist,M.D.
Urologist,M.D.
Doctoral Degree
4,105 satisfied customers
I am a male, 70, my BUN is 24 and my creatinine level is
I am a male, 70, my BUN is 24 and my creatinine level is 1.27 and my GFR is 56. I just started antibiotics( had urine culture 3 days ago) for a UTI today. As I recall I was dehydrated and no food for … read more
Dr. Y.
Dr. Y.
Urologist
Doctoral Degree
20,182 satisfied customers
I had a test of the kidney with lifeline screening and I got
I had a test of the kidney with lifeline screening and I got the medical results today.They advised me to see a doctor (I don't know what kind of Doctor) this is what they said --Your e/gfr at this le… read more
Urologist,M.D.
Urologist,M.D.
Doctoral Degree
4,105 satisfied customers
Need to know more about kidney problems in the elderly. How
Need to know more about kidney problems in the elderly. How is it defined, and what do the numbers mean? How can I try to help my body with that.… read more
Dr. Y.
Dr. Y.
Urologist
Doctoral Degree
20,182 satisfied customers
I have one more question. 60 is considered normal on a
I have one more question. 60 is considered normal on a kidney function test. My kidney function test was 53, which i understand from your answer is, mild kidney disease. At what number are you conside… read more
Dr. Y.
Dr. Y.
Urologist
Doctoral Degree
20,182 satisfied customers
My husband Bill is 39 yrs old. Almost 2 years ago in Oct.
My husband Bill is 39 yrs old. Almost 2 years ago in Oct. our son Cody who weighed 70# ***** off the top/back of the high backed couch onto my husband who was laying stomach down on the floor. Cody la… read more
Urologist,M.D.
Urologist,M.D.
Doctoral Degree
4,105 satisfied customers
I am a male 85 years old and suffering from kidney
lt;p>I am a male 85 years old and suffering from kidney problem . My GFR is only 19% and at stage 4, creatinin is 269 . I think Cystatin is 2.5. I am also sick in the hert and had a by pass operati… read more
Dr. Y.
Dr. Y.
Urologist
Doctoral Degree
20,182 satisfied customers
I was told I have kidney failure. The reading was 57/. Is
I was told I have kidney failure. The reading was 57/. Is there anything I can do to remedy this… read more
Dr. Y.
Dr. Y.
Urologist
Doctoral Degree
20,182 satisfied customers
I recently had a blood test that showed the following:
I recently had a blood test that showed the following: Creatinine, Serum @ 1.61; EGFR @43; and ALT (SCPT) @5. The 1st being high and the other two as being low. This past year I had an ultra-sound on … read more
Dr. Y.
Dr. Y.
Urologist
Doctoral Degree
20,182 satisfied customers
I am a 66 caucasian female, anemic, with shortness of
I am a 66 caucasian female, anemic, with shortness of breath, chronic pressure urticaria, and atrial fibilation. My blood creatinine level was last measured at 1.7. Is this chronic kidney failure and … read more
Urologist,M.D.
Urologist,M.D.
Doctoral Degree
4,105 satisfied customers
This is more a nephrology/oncology dilemma. I am a chronic
This is more a nephrology/oncology dilemma. I am a chronic renal failure patient,had 24 dialysis,no more dial.,but my creatinine averages 1.7 rarely 1.8, my gfr approx.31, cut off 30. i also just had … read more
Family Physician
Family Physician
Doctoral Degree
8,252 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much

Corrie MollPretoria, South Africa

I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well!

ClaudiaAlbuquerque, NM

Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion.

KevinBeaverton, OR

Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
I feel better already! Thank you.

ElanorTracy, CA

Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem.

JulieLockesburg, AR

You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions.

John and StefanieTucson, AZ

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Y.

Dr. Y.

Urologist

20,182 satisfied customers

I am fellowship trained specializing in general urology and reconstructive urology.

Dr. Tharun

Dr. Tharun

Urologist

1,470 satisfied customers

MBBS, DNB surgery and presently working as Urology resident towards the degree of Urologist.

Dr Josh

Dr Josh

Physician

458 satisfied customers

General Physician, PGCSD

Ross

Ross

Urologist

388 satisfied customers

urologist

Dr. Nina Lim

Dr. Nina Lim

Board Certified Urologist

68 satisfied customers

Internal Medicine Physician

Dr. J

Dr. J

Board Certified Physician

18 satisfied customers

Independent Physician Contractor

Carmen Barnes

Carmen Barnes

11 satisfied customers

Family Practitioner at Sparks Family Medicine

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x