There is some risk of kidney injury with the administration of iodinated contrast dye for a computerized tomogram (CT) scan. The risks and comparable benefits of the test should be discussed with your husband’s doctor. 11 more words
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This is my sister's report. Please can you explain me in detail her report? "Both the kidneys are small in size. The right kidney is measured 70.5× 35.2× 31. 8mm and left kidney is measured 75.0× 33.0 ×29.4mm. They are normal in position and their surfaces are lobulated. A few cysts of different sizes in either kidney. The biggest cysts in right kidney is measured 18.6 × 14 .4mm and biggest cysts left kidney is measured 21.0 × 18.8mm. No soft tissue mass or hydronephrosis is seen. Peri-renal fat planes are well maintained.
I must make the assumption that this is an adult. The size of the kidneys are proportional to the age of the individual. The normal size for an adult woman is at least 100 millimeters (mm) in length and you quote 70.5 and 75.0 mm in length for the right and left kidney respectively. 74 more words
My 6 month old baby was admitted in hospital for the treatment of U T I. During ultrasound examination doctor said kidney is 5 mm bigger than normal size. Is this normal? After feeding she is vomiting regularly .
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- Two medical conditions, Cushing’s disease and Addison’s disease, occur when the body’s regulation of adrenal gland hormones is altered. 1,129 more words