Kidney disease diagnosis and treatment

Kidneys are the main organs of our own plumbing systems, helping to remove all waste substances and extra water in the form of urine. There are a number of ways to keep your kidneys healthy. Find out more about kidneys and how to keep them healthy here.

Kidney Disease Symptoms

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There may not be any symptoms with kidney disease. Some of the manifestations are:

  • Increased urinary frequency day and/or night
  • Discomfort or pain while passing urine
  • Blood in the urine: Visible or non-visible
  • Swelling/puffiness of the face particularly around eyes. Swelling around ankles due to fluid retention
  • Loin pain (back pain)
  • Foamy urine
  • Feeling tired, unwell with loss of appetite
  • Shortness of breath
  • Feeling sick

Kidney-related Problems

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We at Vinod Nargund & Associates (Create Urology) are specialists in the diagnosis and treatment of kidney-related problems including:

  • Inherited kidney disease (Polycystic kidneys)
  • Kidney infection (Pyelonephritis of the kidney)
  • Inflammation of the kidney (Glomerulonephritis)
  • Kidney cancer (including benign & malignant tumours)
  • Obstructive kidneys (where the flow of urine is obstructed)
  • Kidney reflux (where the scarring of the kidney occurs due to back flow of the urine)
  • Kidney stones (build up of calcium, oxalate, phosphate, uric acid and magnesium in the kidney)
    Systemic kidney diseases (including Diabetes and high blood pressure or Hypertension)

Our Urological Services

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We offer a range of services to our patients including our 1-stop clinics which include:

  • Blood Substances tests
  • Urine examination
  • Ultrasound (US) examination
  • Computerised Tomography (CT)
  • Urography
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • MAG-3 (Mercaptuacetyltriglycine)
  • Renography
  • Biopsy

To discuss a specific urological issue or to book an appointment, please contact us or call us on 020 7486 5566 OR

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