Urology Today.net

Site updated at Thursday, 12 May 2016

Common Urological Problems

Edema

Nephrotic Syndrome

Essentials of Diagnosis and General Considerations

Because treatment and prognosis vary with the cause of nephrotic syndrome,  renal biopsy is important.  Light microscopy,  electron microscopy,  and immunofluorescence identification… Nephrotic Syndrome   



Clinical Findings in Nephrosis

A. SYMPTOMS AND SIGNS
Edema may appear insidiously and increase slowly or can appear suddenly and accumulate rapidly. Symptoms other than those related to the mechanical effects of edema are not remarkable.

On physical examination, massive peripheral edema is apparent.  Signs of hydrothorax and ascites are common.

Pallor is often accentuated… Clinical Findings in Nephrosis   



pregnancy complications1 - cancer treatment3 - prostate cells1 - uretoscopy1 - urological diseases1 - fred hutchinson cancer research center1 - radical pelvic surgery1 - nausea1 - risk of heart disease1 - johns hopkins university2 - fox chase cancer center2 - dry mouth1 - lower urinary tract symptomս1 - bladder exstrophy1 - acidosis1 - adrenocortical carcinoma1 - androgen deprivation therapy5 - ckd progression1 - chronic autoimmune disease1 - potassium "wastage" syndrome1 - cardiovascular mortality1 - urine tests1 - pharmaceutical science1 - vascular diseases1 - renal agenesis1 - spinal cord injury2 - urinary tract infections8 - heart damage1 - american journal of clinical nutrition1 - beta-blockers1 -