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Nephrology

Nephrology is a medical speciality of adult internal medicine and pediatric medicine. It is concerned with normal kidney function and kidney disease . We look after the preservation of kidney health, and the treatment of kidney disease with diet and medication to renal replacement therapy. We have a team of specialist who are very knowledgeable regarding kidney diseases or disorders that can also affect other parts of your body.

Conditions that are treated here:-

  • blood or protein in urine
  • chronic kidney disease
  • kidney stones, although a urologist may also treat this
  • kidney infections
  • kidney swelling due to glomerulonephritis or interstitial nephritis
  • kidney cancer
  • polycystic kidney disease
  • hemolytic uremic syndrome
  • renal artery stenosis
  • nephrotic syndrome
  • end-stage kidney disease
  • kidney failure, both acute and chronic

Laboratory tests

A wide range of tests can be taken while your diagnosis and treatment of any sort of kidney disorders. These tests can be done on either a blood or urine sample and some of them are:-

Blood tests

  • Glomerular filtration rate (GFR)- Used to measures how finely your kidneys are filtering your blood.
  • Serum creatinine- Creatinine is a waste product found in large quantity in the blood of people with kidney dysfunction.
  • Blood urea nitrogen (BUN)- Concentration pf this also shows kidney dysfunction.

Urine tests

  • Urinalysis- In this urine sample is tested with a dipstick for pH to measure abnormal amounts of blood, glucose, protein, or bacteria.
  • Albumin/creatinine ratio (ACR)- This test detects the quantity of the protein albumin in your urine.
  • 24-hour urine collection- All the urine under 24 hours is collected for testing.
  • 24-hour urine collection- All the urine under 24 hours is collected for testing.

Some of the procedures performed are:-

In addition of your laboratory tests, the hospital also performs following procedures:

  • imaging tests of the kidneys, such as ultrasounds, CT scans, or X-rays
  • dialysis, including placement of the dialysis catheter
  • kidney biopsies
  • kidney transplants

The Pushpanjali multispecialty hospital is equipped with all the devices and technologies to provide all sorts of surgeries and transplants. Our team of doctors and specialists work together in a sync to cure you as soon as possible.

Contact Details

Address

Pushpanjali Multispeciality Hospital Bhagwat Nagar, 90 Feet Road, Near Bhagwat Milan Mandir Kumhrar, Patna - 800026, Bihar, India

Phone

+91-8252222444 / +91-8252223344 / +91-9523097840

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