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I have been under kidney specialist long standing blood and

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I have been under kidney specialist long standing blood and protein in urine I have no symptoms I have been checked for any gynecological problems non found. Symptoms identified on dip stick test only. I am on Ramipril 3.75mg to stabalise raised blood pressure. Specialist told me I have a count of 92 (sorry means nothing to me) this has increased from 91 . He is seeing me again in six months and expects to refer me back to my GP to keep a check on any further concern He said it was probably and gave some initials I did not take note of them and am now wondering what they are. It seams there is no cure for it ?? Have you any idea I apologise if this appears gobaldigoo!!
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Ken replied 3 years ago.
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Were any other tests done to see for the cause? Did he say GN {glomerulonephritis}/ Goodpastures syndrome/ Polycystic kidney disease?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

No they don't ring a bell think it was about 4 initials

Expert:  Ken replied 3 years ago.
Patricia,

The causes are -

Amyloidosis
Bladder tumor
Congestive heart failure
Dehydration
Diabetic nephropathy
Glomerulonephritis
Goodpasture syndrome
Heavy metal poisoning
Lupus erythematosus
Malignant hypertension
Multiple myeloma
Nephrotic syndrome
Damage to the kidneys from certain drugs (nephrotoxic drugs)
Polycystic kidney disease
Preeclampsia
Urinary tract infection
Acute nephritic syndrome
Body-wide (systemic) infection
Eclampsia
Hemolytic-uremic syndrome (HUS)
Interstitial nephritis
Medullary cystic kidney disease
Membranoproliferative GN I and GN II
Membranous nephropathy
Necrotizing vasculitis
Post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis
Rapidly progressive (crescentic) glomerulonephritis
Reflux nephropathy
Renal vein thrombosis

Does any of these remind you?

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