... ey stone which I passed in hospital. Today I received a letter from my doctor informing me that I need to go see him as the hospital letter stated that I had an enlarged ureter and enlarged right kidney and may possibly need to see an urologist. ... (0 replies)
... d the Meg 3 test just this past thursday and determined that his left kidney does not function. He is having surgery for the Hydronephrosis and blockages in his Ureter on June 1st. The surgery is called Pyleloplasty. ... (1 replies)
... Just wanted to get some feedback prior to seeing a nephrologist on Monday regardng our 10 day old son.
Through a difficult pregnancy, he was picked up early as having hydronephrosis of the left kidney which ended up with a bloated kidney which the doctors said would not recover.
fastforward to his being born and the initial ultrasound, there was some confusion as they... (1 replies)
... i just want to let those with enlarged kidneys to know that there is a fairly rare kidney condition called "megacalycosis" or MC. my wife was recently diagnosed with MC. ... (4 replies)
... so di u get any help? i am having the reimplantation surgery and i am so clueless as to what i am in for. i have a mega ureter, ureter muscle damage, my baldder does not empty completely with grade 3-4 reflux..... if u have any info that might help me...i have been dealing with kidney and bladder issues since i was 14 and i am 30 and soooo sick and tired (3 replies)
... hat the blood was from my urine they did a CT exam. I had a 3cm large kidney stone that had dug its way through my kidney and became lodged at the junction of my ureter and kidney. ... (5 replies)
... in June. My right ureter was inadvertantly cauterized and resulted in scar tissue forming in my ureter obstucting the flow of urine from my kidney to my bladder. ... (3 replies)
... blood in my urine and never any infection. I've had Ivp's cysto's and sonograms and it always shows an enlarged kidney and the urologist says a kink in my ureter high up by kidney. I never have protein in my urine so my urologist says that the blood is just probably normal for me. ... (1 replies)
... was swollen and enlarged as if I had passed a stone. ... (2 replies)
... ureter. He learns that the reason my kidney is enlarged is because the opening where my kidney's pelvic floor meets the ureter is small, very small. The opening is the size of 3 pin holes and as a result over time has caused my kidney to slowly grow in size. ... (4 replies)
... the ureter was enlarged to the blockage. My concern at this time is what I believe are symptoms from my dead kidney and inlarged ureter. ... (0 replies)
... help sort this all out since my urologist didn't explain much to me. I have a history of microhematuria. I had a ivp and cysto done many years ago that showed an enlarged kidney with a kink in ureter. Urologist said this was okay and ignore the hematuria. ... (0 replies)
... they just get bigger with time. but the edges of them are usually a bit rough so when the ureter tries to expel them, they can cause some pretty awful pain,and at times also blood,or trace blood in your urine too. ... (4 replies)
... is your right kidney ok?
a year or so ago, one doctor did suggest i have my left kidney removed,
at the time i said no.
but maybe it might be a good idea to have my left kidney removed.
maybe that might reduce the pressure on surrounding organs?
when is a good time to have it removed, when it falls to 15%, 10%, 5%???
what happens if you just leave it there & put up with... (8 replies)
... i could understand the enlarged kidney could be putting pressure on
the surrounding organs & causing pain on my left side,
but i'm getting pain on my right side & stomach, & over the
last month or so around the chest areas.
over the last week or so taking the omeprazole has definitely helped
my stomach & chest pains, so i'm beginning to wonder if my
problem now might... (8 replies)
... Sounds like your left kidney is blocked again. The ultra sound will probably show your kidney/ureter area enlarged. I have a very similar thing to you but my left kidney is working 18%. (8 replies)
... I had about the same ordeal .Mine was 7 and left kidney ureter with swelling in my kindney also.It will have to be removed or have lipotripsy done.Drinks lots of water and see your doctor .Dont let it go. ... (21 replies)
... hello sir!
My ultrasound reports showing that my left kidney showing hydronephrosis.
there is ecogenic focus of 8.5mm in left ureter
and swelling in the left kidney.
my urinary bladder is destended.
prostate gland is not enlarged.
and seminal vescels are symmytrical.
is it necessary to have a surgery.give some discription about my condition & medicine prescibtion. (21 replies)
... i am 31 male have my 4th stent in now i also have a birth defect kinking in the ureter left kindey at 30% only 2 stents work the scope proceedure done some good as to let urine drain but when removed stent ureter closed so now im on my 4th stent it seems tobe working its been in for 3 weeks but i think it stop working today cause im having some pain i will not let them put... (9 replies)
... well im 32 and have a kidney stone now in my left ureter and after 5 weeks they are meaning the urologist crazy. ... (6 replies)