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Five Weeks

I'm officially not anemic anymore!

My creatinine is well below 1!

My GFR is holding at 95! 95!!! Up from 7!

I feel great! My incision has healed up nicely. 218 more words

My Kidneys Suck

7 Days

MY KIDNEY TRANSPLANT IS ONE WEEK FROM TODAY AHHHHHHHHHHH!

So crazy. Am I anxious? Yes. But mostly anxious-excited. I’m not really allowing myself to think about the stuff that’ll make me anxious-worried. 378 more words

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Impact of IgA Nephropathy on Pregnancy

It has long been recognized that pregnant women with underlying chronic kidney disease (CKD) have an increased risk for adverse maternal and fetal outcomes. Even pregnancies in women with… 693 more words

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Spin the Wheel! Another Option for IgA Nephropathy: MMF with Low Dose Prednisone

As I settle into my chair at our weekly afternoon city-wide biopsy conference, stuffed from overeating at lunch, I look forward to the case that will be presented by the fellows. 1,491 more words

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Kidney Wanted

Finally had my Kidney Transplant Evaluation this week!

I have been evaluated and found deserving of a donor kidney! Hooray!

No real surprise there, as the ongoing theme continues to be I am in perfect health, besides my mysteriously failing kidneys. 847 more words

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