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Dr. Anil K. Bhatt

Nephrologist, Delhi

Dr. Anil K. Bhatt Nephrologist, Delhi
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Dr. Anil K. Bhatt is a popular Nephrologist in Okhla, Delhi. You can visit him at Holy Family Hospital in Okhla, Delhi. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Anil K. Bhatt on Lybrate.com.

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Hello Dr, I having slight pain in my penis. But it's not regular it's only when I urinate. That's not slight pain. What should I do.

MBBS, MCCEE, Fellowship in Sexual Medicine
Sexologist, Jaipur
Hello Dr, I having slight pain in my penis. But it's not regular it's only when I urinate. That's not slight pain. Wh...
As you say, most likely you have some urine infection. Add water more to your day schedule and get urine test done and show to a doctor for analysis.
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I have seen a whitish material in my urine sometime can you please tell me what is the problem?

MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
I have seen a whitish material in my urine sometime can you please tell me what is the problem?
go for urine test, it will help. consume 3-4 lt of water daily. it might clear your picture. welcome.
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Hai sir every two hours I will go to the pass the urine for the post void urine 35 ml and normal men once pass the urine after how many hours he pass the urine.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Kolkata
Hai sir every two hours I will go to the pass the urine for the post void urine 35 ml and normal men once pass the ur...
U need usg of kub. It will show whats the condition of ur bladder. Thick bladder wall may cause frequent micturation due to high pressure of bladder. is there any growth or not? U need urine culture to detect uti present or not. U need mcug also for detection of any bladder outlet obstruction: if all r ok. Then u need urodynamic study for detection of neurogenic bladder. Diagnosis is important treatment is not important. If diagnosis confirmed then treatment is very easy and specific
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Kidney Disease in Childhood

MD - Paediatrics, MBBS, FISPN & FISPN - Pediatric Nephrology
Pediatrician, Delhi
  • Kidney disease can affect children in various ways, ranging from treatable disorders without long-term consequences to life-threatening conditions.
  • Acute kidney disease develops suddenly, lasts a short time, and can be serious with long-lasting consequences, or may go away completely once the underlying cause has been treated.
  • Chronic kidney disease (CKD) does not go away with treatment and tends to get worse over time.

Kidney disease in children can be caused by

  • birth defects
  • hereditary diseases
  • infection
  • nephrotic syndrome
  • systemic diseases
  • trauma
  • urine blockage or reflux

A health care provider diagnoses kidney disease in children by completing a physical exam, asking for a medical history, and reviewing signs and symptoms. To confirm diagnosis, the health care provider may order one or more of the following tests:

  • urine tests
  • blood test
  • imaging studies
  • kidney biopsy

Treatment for kidney disease in children depends on the cause of the illness.

  • Children with a kidney disease that is causing high blood pressure may need to take medications to lower their blood pressure. Improving blood pressure can significantly slow the progression of kidney disease. As kidney function declines, children may need treatment for anemia and growth failure.
  • Children with kidney disease that leads to kidney failure must receive treatment to replace the work the kidneys do. The two types of treatment are dialysis and transplantation.
  • For children with CKD, learning about nutrition is vital because their diet can affect how well their kidneys work. Parents or guardians should always consult with their child’s health care team before making any dietary changes.

 

What are the Symptoms Associated with Pediatric Kidney Disease?

Kidney disease often goes undetected in the general population, but children and adolescents are at an even greater risk due to the nature of the causes of the diseases and the ambiguity of the symptoms. 

Children might not be aware of some of the changes that are impacting their body and will not always let their parents know of potential issues. 

Common symptoms for children are:

  • Swelling (even mild) of the hands and feet and/or puffiness around the eyes caused by excess fluid build-up, to the point where the child’s ability to move around normally is compromised
  • After initial swelling, socks or a belt can leave an indentation in the skin that will persist
  • Lack of or decrease in appetite.
  • In children with ESRD it is especially important to keep their appetite up because transplant eligibility is based partially on growth.   
  • Decreased or increased frequency of urination. Children who can normally use the toilet without assistance may suddenly begin to wet the bed at night
  • Long-lasting changes in the color of the urine such as unusually dark or red, which can indicate blood, and changes in appearance of urine such as extra foam that can indicate protein
  • Headaches resulting from high blood pressure 
  • Flu-like Symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, weakness, fatigue, loss of appetite
  • Stunted or poor growth as compared to similar age group peers
  • Difficulty concentrating and poor school performance

Another potential indicator of pediatric kidney disease is family history of kidney disease. Genetic related disease is much more common in children than in adults. If there is family history, it is a good idea to get a check-up. 

In parents that are pregnant with a child with polycystic kidney disease a common symptom is decreased amniotic fluid. 

Looking at the list of common symptoms it is easy to see how CKD can go undiagnosed.  As a parent or caregiver, it is important to have conversations with your children to understand the severity and duration of the symptoms and follow up with pediatric nephrologist. 

There was blood coming after urination from my penis, I searched for it n I found it was UTI URINARY TRACT INFECTION. So I took medication for it, but problem roused again. After some days I found that problem was there only when I ejaculate. After ejaculation this problem is rising. N its very painful while urinating. N my wife's also roused to 20000. So this problem comes when I ejaculate and it persists till I take medication. Its been 2 months now. What should I do?

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, FIAGES(Fellowship in minimal access surgery), FMAS (Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery)
General Surgeon, Ghaziabad
There was blood coming after urination from my penis, I searched for it n I found it was UTI URINARY TRACT INFECTION....
Hi. It can be a UTI or STD or prostatitis if blood is typically seen after ejaculation. You require abstinence for 2 wks. Get your wife examined for STD by a gynaecologist. Get a urine routine and urine culture done. Also get semen analysis and semen culture done. Treatment will be based on reports. Drink lot of water. Kindly review back with reports.
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I am having horseshoe kidney problem left kidney got operated working 19 % only, right kidney is working 60% I had done check up before 3 months I want a dietary plan which kind of food I have to eat and some exercises.

MD - Paediatrics, MBBS, FISPN & FISPN - Pediatric Nephrology
Pediatrician, Delhi
I am having horseshoe kidney problem left kidney got operated working 19 % only, right kidney is working 60% I had do...
you can eat whatever you like but make sure your blood pressure and weight should not go up.Brisk walking for an hour Daily should do the job.
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Sometime when I go for toilet some 2-3 whitish drops also come after urine. Is that semen, if yes then what is the problem that semen comes with urine. Is there any complication.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Sometime when I go for toilet some 2-3 whitish drops also come after urine. Is that semen, if yes then what is the pr...
ello, take acid phos 30 ch , 3 drops once daily in the morning and Nux vom 200 ch , 3 drops, at daily night.
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I have stone in right kidney 9 mm and left kidney 5 mm so please guide me ? thanks.

CCP, MBA, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Karnal
Have ghee for 5 days before food. 1 tsf morning, 2 evening. Day 2: 2- 4, day 3: 3-6, day 4: 2-4, day 5: 1-2/ Stones will come out. Also have varunadi kwath 3 tsf twice a day.
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Hello doctor I have one little sister. She is 22 yrs old. Bt still she having bed wetting problem. She is not ready to go to clinic or hospital for check or talking with doctors. Her bed wetting problem is nt normal, she does it like baby. Is this serious problem? please give me suggestions or any solution?

MBBS
Nephrologist, Kolkata
Hello doctor 
  I have one little sister. She is 22 yrs old. Bt still she having bed wetting problem. She is not read...
Dats a very grave psychosomatic or urinary tract problem maam therefore it needs elaborate history taking nd if possible a video chat session with her. So if you cum up with a reply privately den I can surely help. Thanks. Stay healthy stay happpy.
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From last night I was facing severe stomach pain at left side. Previously I have a kidney stones problem. I have used Ayurvedic medication for some months. So the stones or no more. Then after I was facing now again. For instant pain relief I will take voveran SR 100. Though I don't want to take surgery. Suggest me how can I cure those problem by medication.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
From last night I was facing severe stomach pain at left side. Previously I have a kidney stones problem. I have used...
Take 1 cup of horse gram + Add ½ L water + Heat the mixture till water level reduces to 1/5th + Strain and collect the soup + add 2 tsp of crushed pomegranate + Mix well + Drink once a day
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Am 25 years old. Started masturbation for past 6 years I can't stop now. Due to that I am having bone issues and mainly frequent urination. What shall I do please help me.

BHMS
Homeopath, Greater Noida
Am 25 years old. Started masturbation for past 6 years I can't stop now. Due to that I am having bone issues and main...
U have to take proper and symptomatic treatment in homoeopathy. Some medicine as acid phos 200 and Lycopodium 30has good result in such cases and tell ur proper case history as u have any other disease or addiction in present or in ur past ur family history and avoid oily and spicy food
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My brother hav stone in kidney and urine bladder. Is there any natural medicine or any yoga process that stones can come out from body and there is no need of operation?

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
My brother hav stone in kidney and urine bladder. Is there any natural medicine or any yoga process that stones can c...
Take 1 cup of horse gram + Add ½ L water + Heat the mixture till water level reduces to 1/5th + Strain and collect the soup + add 2 tsp of crushed pomegranate + Mix well + Drink once a day...take shool gaj kesari ras twice a day..
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Does eating calcium tablets causes kidney stones? What can I do to prevent it as my doctor prescribed me to have calcium tablets on a daily basis.

PGFCP, PGDEMS, Bachelor Of Ayurvedic Medicine And Surgery
Ayurveda, Satara
Does eating calcium tablets causes kidney stones?
What can I do to prevent it as my doctor prescribed me to have calc...
Hi lybrate user. 1) drink more amount of water. 2) do exercise regularly. 3) take 1 tablet of kapila-aragwadha vati before dinner. 4) take 30 ml of audumbaravleha after meals. Thanks.
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3 Causes of Acute Kidney Failure!

DNB (Nephrology), MD, MBBS
Nephrologist, Delhi
3 Causes of Acute Kidney Failure!

You're said to suffer from the problem of acute kidney failure if your kidneys suddenly stop working and lose their ability to eliminate waste materials including excess fluids and salts from the blood. The condition usually develops quickly over a few days or even a few hours. When this happens, waste materials accumulate in your blood, disrupting the chemical balance of your bloodstream.

So, what causes this problem?

Acute kidney failure can occur because of any one of these reasons:

1. A drop or slowdown of blood flow to the kidneys - Adequate blood circulation to the kidneys is of great importance as without it the kidneys may end malfunctioning. If blood flow to the kidney is hampered, a part of or the entire kidney may die. You may suffer from acute kidney failure if blood flow to the kidneys gets impaired due to conditions like

  • Heavy blood loss
  • Sepsis (body's inflammatory reaction to an infection, which can bring about organ failure, tissue damage, and death)
  • Injury
  • Use of certain drugs
  • Dehydration
  • Burns
  • Heart disease

2. Urinary obstructions - A sudden blockage that hampers your kidney's ability to eliminate urine can also bring about acute kidney failure. When this happens, it leads to a build up of toxins in the body, causing an overload of the kidneys. Conditions that bring about this urinary obstruction include:

  • Cervical cancer
  • Colon cancer
  • Bladder cancer
  • Kidney stones
  • Enlarged prostate
  • Prostate cancer

3. Disease within the kidneys - Even instances of clotting within the blood vessels of the kidneys can lead to acute kidney failure. This is because if the movement of blood cells within the blood vessels gets hampered, kidneys are not able to filter out toxins from the body. The conditions and diseases that may cause clotting, and subsequently damage to the kidneys include:

  • Scleroderma (an autoimmune disease that affects connective tissues and skin)
  • Build-up of cholesterol deposits
  • Glomerulonephritis (an inflammatory condition of the kidney's ball-shaped structures called glomeruli)
  • Hemolytic uremic syndrome (a condition that occurs due to untimely death of red blood cells)
  • Lupus (a disorder of the body's immune system that brings about damage to the body's own organs and tissues)
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Hematuria - Symptoms and Treatment

BHMS, PG
Homeopath, Navi Mumbai
Hematuria - Symptoms and Treatment

Urine is normally pale yellow or straw coloured. However, for various reasons, this can change. In fact, the change in the colour of urine is one of the first indications of a deeper underlying problem. This would also be one of the questions that the doctor would ask when suspecting any problem with the urinary tract, starting from infection to stones to cancer.

Hematuria is, therefore, a symptom and not a problem in itself. Some of the reasons for hematuria – presence of blood cells in the urine, producing a light pinkish urine, are listed below.

  1. Urinary tract infections – starting from urethra all the way up to the kidneys

  2. Glomerulonephritis

Kidney Stones-

  1. Prostate enlargement

  2. Tumours/cancers in the kidney, bladder, or prostate

  3. Heavy exercises causing trauma to any of the internal urinary tract organs

  4. Bleeding disorders

  5. Certain medications

  6. Appendicitis

  7. Tuberculosis

As the disease progresses higher in the urinary tract, the severity of hematuria also increases. Though hematuria is a symptom in itself, there are some associated symptoms which are listed below-

  • Fever

  • Fatigue

  • Abdominal pain

  • Reduced appetite

  • Urge to urinate

  • Dysuria

  • Painful/burning urination

  • Feeling of incomplete emptying

  • Nocturnal urination (if prostate is enlarged)

  • Cloudy urine

  • Nausea, vomiting

  • Kidney pain (with stones especially)

Homeopathy believes in treating the person as a whole and not just the presenting symptoms. The doctor will ask a number of questions, some pertaining to unrelated organs, which will help them identify the reason for the hematuria. The treatment prescribed will be customised to the patient in question, but some of the common ingredients used in hematuria management are given below.

  1. Hematuria from all causes can be managed with Terebinthina.

  2. Bladder hematuria is better managed with Erigeron Canadense at 80% concentration while renal hematuria responds better to the same at 60% dilution.

  3. Inflammatory hematuria can be reduced with Cantharis (80%)

  4. Renal hematuria is better managed with Gossypium herbaceous (60%).

  5. Renal colic with pain in the glans, groyne, and thighs responds well to Pereira brava.

  6. Cocus cacti thrice a day is useful where there is itching of the urinary meatus along with the passing of red-coloured urine.

  7. When there are small stones or sand particles in the urine along with pain at the end of the micturition process, Sarsaparilla thrice a day is known to be beneficial.

  8. In some other people, Arnica Montana, Cantharis, phosphorus, and Hepar Sulphur are also used to relieve symptoms of hematuria.

As with any homeopathic treatment, the actual ingredient chosen would depend on the actual symptom that the patient presents with. Though these compounds are used, self-medication is not advisable. Talk to a specialized homeopath who will identify the right ingredient for a given clinical presentation.

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My urine becomes slight pale when I intake alcohol or fast food or meat. My throat gives me pain sometimes when I awake from sleep. Lft test k normal, kidney test normal. No diabetes, no cholesterol. Pl advice what I should do.

DORL, MBBS
Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist, Faridabad
My urine becomes slight pale when I intake alcohol or fast food or meat. My throat gives me pain sometimes when I awa...
Yes this is due to dehydration of the body, improve your diet with boiled vegetables and fresh fruits and salads, juices and lots of water daily with ors, this will help you in hydrating your body.
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My Son is 6 years old, he is having 4 stones in right kidney and 3 stones in left kidney. His treatment is continue since last 4 years. But still stones are not passed in urine and also their size is not increasing. So please guide what to do? His growth is normal but he is under weight too.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
My Son is 6 years old, he is having 4 stones in right kidney and 3 stones in left kidney. His treatment is continue s...
Take 1 cup of horse gram + Add ½ L water + Heat the mixture till water level reduces to 1/5th + Strain and collect the soup + add 2 tsp of crushed pomegranate + Mix well + Drink once a day...take shool gaj kesari ras twice a day
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My sister 38 years old female. She is suffering from anti gbm antibody disease from last 4 months. Initially she has only symptoms of renal involvement she used immunosuppressants and prednisalone for 2 months. Her renal function not improved because of side effects she stopped those tablets. After 10 days pulmonary symptoms began (severe cough, sputum with blood streaks, low grade fever) now she is using cyclophosphamide and on regular dialysis. Is there any other way to improve her condition? please suggest a solution for this problem.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
As it is a known auto immune disease which is affecting the kidney and lungs and we have already seen that once you stopped the treatment pulmonary symptoms had developed and if we discontinue the treatment than there can be death due to kidney and lung failure and with ongoing treatment we are clearing the auto antibodies and making her survive for more years to come
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