Kidney

Kidney Stone Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options
A kidney stone is a stone made up of many possible materials from the body and can be due to urinary tract infections or certain conditions. Pain is usually felt in the flank or abdomen. The stone can be passed spontaneously, with medication, or via certain procedures.

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Chronic Kidney Disease Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options
Chronic kidney disease is long-term damage to the kidneys due to underlying conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, kidney infections, or inflammatory disease. Symptoms of chronic kidney disease include swelling, low urine output, fatigue, weakness, chest pain, shortness of breath, and others.

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Nephrotic Syndrome Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options
Nephrotic syndrome is a disorder of the kidneys that results in too much protein excreted into your urine. It is usually associated with damaged kidneys.

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IgA Nephropathy Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options
IgA Nephropathy, or Berger's Disease, is a chronic disease in which immunoglobulin A (IgA) deposits in the kidneys, causing kidney damage.

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Symptoms of Alport Syndrome & How to Treat Over Time
Alport syndrome is a rare condition that is caused by a mutation in one of the genes responsible for collagen production. Follow-up with a doctor can help reduce damage to various organs affected.

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Goodpasture Syndrome: Understanding the Symptoms, Causes, & Importance of Treatment
This article will review the symptoms, causes, management, and prevention of Goodpasture syndrome. Symptoms include fatigue, weakness, nausea, a loss of appetite, pale skin, lung symptoms such as a cough, shortness of breath, or coughing up blood, and kidney symptoms such as painful urination, reduced urination, and swelling, among others.

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Interstitial Nephritis Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options
Interstitial nephritis is a kidney condition characterized by swelling in between the kidney tubules. Symptoms include fatigue, itching, urinary changes, and twitching.

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