Kidney Information & Education
Involuntary voiding during sleep
most commonly results from immune reactions- common causes are reaction to some streptococcal infections, predominantly in children and the autoimmune diseases such as Good pasture's syndrome and Lupus Erythematous. It may resolve completely, although in some pt's renal failure may result.
Red blood cells in the urine
Undue delay and difficulty in initiating voiding
inflammation of glomerulus due to damage to glomerular capillaries that permits leakage of red blood cells.
Hardening of the arteries of the kidney and is usually associated with hypertension. (Usually happens in older adults and has no symptoms but has been going on for years.)
Associated with increased permeability of the glomerulus to proteins. No alterations of kidney structure observable by light microscopy.
Excessive urination at night
A small volume of urine; output between 100-500ml/24hr
A large volume of urine voided in a given time
Abnormal amounts of protein in the urine
Bacterial infection of the renal pelvis, tubules, and interstitial tissue of one or both kidneys ( Upper Urinary Tract Infection)
Intermittent leakage of urine due to sudden strain
Involuntary loss of urine
Over 30 years of experience.
Convenient office hours and locations.
Electronic medical records that enable improved communication and e-prescribing.
A friendly and courteous staff.
Acceptance of all insurances.
An excellent Chronic kidney disease education program.