What is Nephrology?
Nephrology is a branch of medical science that deals with diseases of the kidneys.
Diseases under the branch of nephrology
Nephrology deals with study of the normal working of the kidneys as well as its diseases. The
diseases that come under the scope of nephrology include:Glomerular disorders that affect the tiny filtering systems of the kidneys called the
Urine abnormalities such as excess excretion of protein, sugar, blood, casts, crystals etc.
Tubulointerstitial diseases affecting the tubules in the kidneys
Renal vascular diseases affecting the blood vessel networks within the kidneys
Renal failure that can be sudden or acute or long term or chronic
Kidney and bladder stones
Cancers of the kidneys, bladder, and urethra
Effects of diseases like diabetes and high blood pressure on kidneys
Acid base imbalances
Nephrotic syndrome and nephritis
Ill effects of drugs and toxins on the kidneys
Dialysis and its long term complications - dialysis includes hemodialysis as well as peritoneal
Autoimmune diseases including autoimmune vasculitis, lupus, etc.
Polycystic kidneys diseases where large cysts or fluid filled sacs are formed within the
kidney impairing its functions - this is a congenital and inherited or genetic condition
Who are nephrologist?
A nephrologists is a physician who studies and deals with nephrology.
Nephrology is the adult and pediatric study of the kidneys and its
diseases. The nephrologist deals with the diagnosis and management of
kidney disease. The kidneys are vital for maintaining normal fluid
and electrolyte balance in the body.
Who need nephrologist?
The following are symptoms that could prompt a person to see a
•Blood or protein present in urine
•High blood pressure (hypertension)
What happens during a visit to the nephrologist?
The nephrologist will look at your medical history and ask questions
about any signs or symptoms you are currently experiencing to get a
picture of your entire health. You will be given a physical exam and
have tests done, which may include a urinalysis, urine culture, blood
test, X-ray, sonogram and/or kidney biopsy.
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