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I wanted advice on my kidney private blood test results cant

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I wanted advice on my kidney private blood test results cant get in touch with my GP
JA: Have you discussed the blood test with a doctor?
Customer: no can't get hold of him I have been seeing a private doctor for several years because of never being able to access the doctor but he retired earlier this year. I carried on having a private blood test done as the doctor reviews the results and comments but this time he suggested I needed to talk the results for my kidneys with a GP
JA: Got it. Have you used any medication for this?
Customer: no only got the results recently and gave up trying to contact my GP I thought I would try a private online service
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: Yes, I have an autoimmune disease that causes my immune system to go into overdrive and cause food intolerances that will affect me in different ways from vertigo to very dry splitting skin or just very itchy skin.
Submitted: 9 days ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
File attached (6212GZ1)
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 9 days ago.

Hello. I'mCustomer licensed and practicing physician. Excellent service is my goal.

Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 9 days ago.

yes can you tell me what autoimmune disease you have

and what medicines you take

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
None now did, to begin with, until I got my immune system under control. It was never given a name, I control it with natural remedies and stop eating the food it suddenly attacks immediately.
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Ate you able to make referrals
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 9 days ago.

I cannot do that

I can give advice

how old are you?

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 9 days ago.


actually this is pretty normal kidney function for 70 years old

a slight drop in kidney function over time is pretty normal
I would see a kidney doctor to be sure but I think you are okay

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Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Can you just tall me if the results need further investigation
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Thank you
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 9 days ago.

yes they do