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Dr. Amish Udani

MBBS, MD - Paediatrics, certificate course in Pediatric Nephrology

Nephrologist, Mumbai

16 Years Experience  ·  0 - 1000 at clinic
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Dr. Amish Udani is a trusted Nephrologist in Ghatkopar East, Mumbai. He has had many happy patients in his 16 years of journey as a Nephrologist. He is a qualified MBBS, MD - Paediatrics, certificate course in Pediatric Nephrology . He is currently practising at Parakh Hospital in Ghatkopar East, Mumbai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Amish Udani on Lybrate.com.

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MBBS - KEM - 2002
MD - Paediatrics - KEM - 2005
certificate course in Pediatric Nephrology - ISPN - 2007

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Near Railway Station, Khokhani Lane, Ghatkopar East, Landmark: Above Samarth Hotel, MumbaiMumbai Get Directions
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Can drinking water with lemon prevent kidney stones? Also, I have been told not to drink city water. What is the best water to drink?

B.H.M.S
Homeopath, Lucknow
Can drinking water with lemon prevent kidney stones? Also, I have been told not to drink city water. What is the best...
Yes lemon water helps in preventing stone as citric acid helps to stop formation. Use purified water n have plenty of fluids.
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Acute Kidney Failure - 3 Causes Of It!

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Nephrology, DNB (Nephrology)
Nephrologist, Delhi
Acute Kidney Failure - 3 Causes Of It!

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)

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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Sir/MAM I HAVE stone problem 2 stone in left kidney and 2 in right kidney both stones are 2 mm but 1 stone is in the way of urine and blockage which is 7 mm stone. 7 mm create very hard pain please tell the solution to remove and avoid things. I drink water 4-5 ltr daily. Please please tell best solution. Tell me I take medicine or any surgical treatment. I face pain everyday. please sir give soln.

BHMS
Homeopath, Sindhudurg
Sir/MAM I HAVE stone problem 2 stone in left kidney and 2 in right kidney both stones are 2 mm but 1 stone is in the ...
Homoeopathy berb aq 15drop 3 times in 1/4cup of water before meals expel drops 15drop 3 times in 1/4cup of water after meals drink minimum 3 litre water per day it will flush out, you are already drinking 5 litres of water so no need to worry. Size is not big it might have flushed out.
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Kidney Stones - Symptoms You Must Not Ignore!

MCH-Urology
Urologist, Delhi
Kidney Stones - Symptoms You Must Not Ignore!

Kidney stones are one of the most common urinary tract disorders. These stones are the result of an abnormal concentration of urine. The stones might get unnoticed, till it moves around the kidney or passes into the ureter. The stones are basically small deposits of calcium that can cause excruciating pain.

Here is a list of signs that can indicate that a person might be suffering from kidney stone disorder:

  1. Painful Urination: The most common sign of kidney stones is a sudden urge to urinate. The urination occurs even though an individual has maintained the normal rate of fluid intake. When an individual does try to urinate, the amount of urine expelled is less than normal. In case of a normal volume of urine, an individual might experience extreme pain. The pain is the result of kidney stones travelling from the bladder to the urethra.
  2. Back Pain: People suffering from kidney stones often suffer from localized back pain in the early stages. The pain initiates at the side and back, just near the kidney area. As the condition worsens, the pain might spread to the groin, lower abdomen and lower back area. The waves of pain might last from a few minutes to few hours, depending on the number and size of the stones. For men, the pain might also be felt in the testicles and scrotum area.
  3. Blood In Urine: Apart from pain and discoloration, visible signs of blood in the urine are seen in patients who have kidney stones. The color of urine might vary from brown, pink to slightly red with stains of blood. With kidney stones increasing in size, it blocks the urethra, thereby ticking blood along with urine. This condition is referred to as hematuria.
  4. Vomiting and Nausea: People suffering from kidney stones often complain of nausea. It can become so severe that can lead to vomiting. Some other complications related to this condition include dehydration, nutritional deficiency etc. Another theory suggests that, throwing up is the result of body’s endeavor of clearing the toxic material from the body.
  5. Pungent Smell: It is quite common among patients suffering from kidney stones to have a pungent smelling urine. The smell is foul and sticks for a long time. The smell is the result of creatinine waste being accumulated and slowly passing through the urine from time to time.
  6. Difficulty in Sitting: Once the kidney stones gain in size, it becomes increasingly difficult for a patient to sit or lie down for a longer duration. Sitting or lying down puts pressure in the kidney area thereby causing intense pain. People try to combat this condition, by frequently standing up or by having a small walk.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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I have itching while urinating and it's very much irritating please suggest any medications.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I have itching while urinating and it's very much irritating please suggest any medications.
It could be due to fungal infection. Take one tablet of levo cetrizine at bed time for 2-3 days. If no relief, get your urine examined and consult Gynecologist for advice and treatment.
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I have got married in 2012. I am waiting to get I kid in medical test the problem was found out that I got pcod. Rest all normal. Please let me know some home remedies to get rid from pcod.

MBBS
General Physician, Jalgaon
Please Alone medicine won't work permanently Wake up early go for morning walk in greenery daily with relaxed mind Do pranayam and yoga daily Do perineal and pelvic exercises daily Avoid oily spicy and fast food, non veg food, processed food, rice Take salads and fruits more Take carrots and beet root juice daily Take Cap evecare by Himalaya 2 2 for 6 mths Lohasav 10 ml twice a day for 3 months Ashokarishta 20 ml twice a day for 6 mths Reduce your weight by 20 kg over 6 months These points will help you a lot in obesity, pcod, hormone imbalance.
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How Effective Is Homeopathy In The Treatment Of Kidney Stones?

M.D.Homeopathy
Homeopath, Lucknow
How Effective Is Homeopathy In The Treatment Of Kidney Stones?

Are you suffering from kidney stones and looking for an effective, natural treatment? You should choose homeopathy, as it works well in treating kidney stones. A kidney stone is a hard, crystalline, mineral development in your kidneys or urinary tract. The condition is called nephrolithisis. Kidney stones occur due to a reduction in your urine volume, and because of the presence of excess stone-forming substance in your urine. Homeopathic treatment of kidney stones does not involve any side effects, and various homeopathic medicines are used as a part of the treatment. Some of them are as follows:

  1. Belladonna
    • This medicine is used when a sharp pain is experienced because of kidney stones.
    • A patient experiences strains and cramps along the ureter during the passage of calculus.
    • Fever and irritation are also likely.
  2. Benzoic acid
    • Benzoic acid is prescribed in case of nephritic colic.
    • Offensive urinary symptoms are experienced. The urine is usually deep red with strong and foul odor.
    • The urine may alternatively be thick, and clear.
  3. Argentinum nit
    • This homeopathic medicine is used for treating kidney stones, which develop because of kidney congestion.
    • Dull backache and ache in the bladder are experienced, along with dark urine, containing deposits of uric acid and blood.
    • A patient experiences an increased urge for urination, but a very small amount of urine is passed at once.
    • A burning sensation while passing urine is indicated along with swelling of the urethra.
  4. Cantharis
    • This homeopathic medicine is used during the paroxysms of renal colic. Extreme pain and excitement are indicated.
    • The pain may be cutting in nature, and it shoots in various directions, affecting your limbs and different parts of the body.
    • There is an increased urge to urinate, and an aversion to fluids is developed by a patient in spite of feeling thirsty.
  5. Berberis
    • This is another effective homeopathic remedy used for treating kidney stones, when the patient experiences a shooting pain radiating from a certain point and he or she becomes unable to move because of the pain.
    • Also there is a darting pain experienced in the ureter, extending down to your legs.
    • There is an indication of the development of little pinheads in the pelvis that starts growing down your bladder.

You must consult a licensed homeopathic practitioner before taking homeopathic medicines for the treatment of kidney stones. A doctor will suggest you the best homeopathic medicines based on the symptoms you experience and the severity of the condition.

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Ways To Prevent Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections!

Fellowship in Gynae Endoscopy, FMAS, DNB, DGO, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Delhi
Ways To Prevent Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections!

A urinary tract infection or UTI can be quite painful and uncomfortable. This infection can be described as an infection that affects the ureter, urethra, bladder or kidneys. Women have a shorter urethra than men which makes this more vulnerable to this kind of infection.

It is said that most women suffer from at least one bout of this infection in a lifetime. Urinary tract infections are caused by bacteria and may often recur after treatment. However, in most cases, this can easily be prevented. Here are a few tips to help prevent recurrent urinary tract infections.

  1. Drink plenty of fluids: Ideally, we should drink 8-10 glasses of water a day at regular intervals. This keeps the body hydrated and flushes toxins and bacteria from the body. Water also prevents the formation of kidney stones that could increase your risk of suffering from a urinary tract infection.
  2. Urinate frequently: If you drink the required amount of water, you will typically need to urinate frequently. Do not try to control your bladder. Holding your urine in your bladder allows bacteria to multiply inside the bladder. This is an easy way for a UTI to begin.
  3. Follow healthy bathroom habits: Cleanliness is the first step to preventing any infection. When using public restrooms, flush the toilet before and after urinating. In the case of women, it becomes important to ensure that the seat of the toilet is clean as well. After urinating wipe the residual urine with toilet paper in a motion that goes from front to back. Since the urethra is situated very close to the rectum, this step is very important. For uncircumcised men, it is important to wash the foreskin after urination.
  4. Wear loose clothes: Tight fitting clothes trap moisture and aid in the multiplication of bacteria. Hence, always wear loose fitting clothes that keep the area around the urethra dry. Also, avoid synthetic underwear and only wear cotton underwear.
  5. Urinate after intercourse: The relative closeness of the vagina to the urethra makes it easy for bacteria to enter the urethra during intercourse. Hence, make it a habit of washing your pubic region after intercourse and urinating. This helps flush out any possible bacteria that may have entered your body.
  6. Choose the correct method of birth control: Certain types of birth control such as diaphragms and spermicidal agents can promote a urinary tract infection. Hence, it is best to avoid these types of birth control and pick alternatives. In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!
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Kidney Stones - Symptoms

M. Ch. (Urology), MS - General Surgery, MBBS
Urologist, Delhi
Kidney Stones - Symptoms

Kidney stones form in the kidney. If they stay in the kidney, they typically do not cause pain. When they travel out of the body through the tubes of the urinary tract,(including the ureters, which connect the kidney to the bladder, or the urethra, which leads outside the body), their movement may cause:

 

  • No symptoms, if the stone is small enough.
  • Sudden, severe pain that gets worse in waves. Stones may cause intense pain in the back, side, abdomen, groin, or genitals. People who have had kidney stones, often describe the pain as 'the worst pain i've ever had'.
  • Feeling sick to the stomach (nausea) and vomiting.
  • Blood in the urine (hematuria), which can occur either with stones that stay in the kidney or with those that travel through the ureters.
  • Frequent and painful urination, which may occur when the stone is in the ureter or after the stone has left the bladder and is in the urethra. Painful urination may occur when a urinary tract infection is also present.


Conditions with similar symptoms include appendicitis, hernia, ectopic pregnancy, and prostatitis.

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Good Afternoon Doctor, What is the best remedy for kidney stones in order to excrete it from our body? Thank you very much. What are the natural way of easing the pain doc? Thank you.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
Good Afternoon Doctor, What is the best remedy for kidney stones in order to excrete it from our body? Thank you very...
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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