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Know the difference between Nephrology and Urology

Problems associated with the urinary track need long-term treatment. There are several facets of the problem, and you need a specialist doctor for it. Sometimes, people get confused with the terminology. 390 more words

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The urine doesn't lie: understanding the urinanalysis


If you’ve ever wondered about how to differentiate sediment on a urinanalysis (you’d have to be a med student!), check out this Renal Fellow Network post  202 more words


How much hypertonic solution?

To determine how much hypertonic solution to give a patient with hyponatremia:

  1.  calculate sodium deficit (mEq) = weight (kg) x 0.6 x (desired Na – actual Na) …
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Let's Start Today

I’m going to update as I go since I have a lot I could tell.

So first off I haven’t been feeling well for the last 2 MONTHS… … 291 more words

Kidney Disease

Moffitt Report Pearls 1/13: Septic emboli, postinfectious GN and CD4 nadirs

Pulmonary septic emboli: Seeing these should make you search for R-sided source, either thrombophlebitis (even in peripheral veins) or R-sided endocarditis. Rarely, pulmonary septic emboli can be seen in overwhelming bacteremia without an actual source of clot! 202 more words