Metabolic acidosis

You have two kidneys, each about the size of your fist. They are near the middle of your back, just below the rib cage. Inside each kidney there are about a million tiny structures called nephrons. They filter your blood. They remove wastes and extra water, which become urine. The urine flows through tubes called ureters. It goes to your bladder, which stores the urine until you go to the bathroom.Most kidney diseases attack the nephrons. This damage may leave kidneys unable to remove wastes. Causes can include genetic problems, injuries, or medicines. You have a higher risk of kidney disease if you have diabetes, high blood pressure, or a close family member with kidney disease. Chronic kidney disease damages the nephrons slowly over several years. Other kidney problems includeCancerCystsStonesInfectionsYour doctor can do blood and urine tests to check if you have kidney disease. If your kidneys fail, you will need dialysis or a kidney transplant.NIH: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

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kidney diseases
nephritis
polycystic kidney disease
renal disease
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Covid- 19 With DM Type 1

8yrs Boy Complain:- Malasia , Fever , cough & Sore throat . Rapid antigens test + ve . Rt-pcr +ve . CBC :- TLC Raised CRP :- Raised Sp02 :- 97% RR- 16 - Admited in Hospital . Medication on *Ivermectin *HCQ *Symptomatic Treatment ...See More

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Good case of insulin dependent diabetic probably diagnosed first time Pt was in DKA And suffered covid infection Good recovery keep monitoring and follow up


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Referred case 7month mch admitted with chief complaint of cough, fever, decrease oral intake 5days and respiratory distress 1 day on examination dehydration present, pulse volumic. Blood sugar level 463, ABG showing metabolic acidosis a...See More

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.Diabetic ketoacidosis. serious diabetes complication where the body produces excess blood acids (ketones). This condition occurs when there isn't enough insulin in the body. It can be triggered by infection or other illness. Hospital tre...


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