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Randy Winter posted a discussion

Goodpasture Syndrome

A work friend of mine, named Tiffany Clench, was recently diagnosed with Goodpasture Syndrome.As I understand it, her antibodies are attacking her kidneys and her lungs.I wondered if anyone here has any experience or knowledge of this awful thing.See More
yesterday
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yesterday
Dev posted a blog post

Membranous Nephropathy

I am 26 , suffering from Primary MGN , Pla2r is 588 , I am on tacrolimus , immune suppressant therapy...i need advises please...write back...
yesterday
Dev posted a status
"Hello sir / mam I am of age 26 suffering from Primary Membranous Nepropathy , Pla2r level is 588 , i want to get cured.."
yesterday
Profile IconMatthew Lavallee, Kim, Kelly McQuillan and 1 more joined Kidney Connect
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shiteh Steve posted a status
"I got a transplant so I am giving away my dialysis machine.easy for home use/very effective. It is digital Fresenius and has great futures."
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Feb 12
Ron Grant commented on The Kidney Foundation of Canada's group Peritoneal Dialysis
"Hi Salvatore, For at least a year before I started dialysis I had a buried catheter inside me...they 'installed'  the catheter but coiled up the end (that usually protrudes through the skin) just under the skin, so that part I…"
Feb 12
Salvatore commented on The Kidney Foundation of Canada's group Peritoneal Dialysis
"Thanks Ron, not yet connected to someone but your input really helps. How did you feel having a tube sticking out and how did it felt inside? were you on the night machine? How as that?"
Feb 11
Ron Grant commented on The Kidney Foundation of Canada's group Peritoneal Dialysis
"Hi...sorry, never got back the other day. Did you get in touch with someone who helped?  My experience went very well, so that no doubt helped a lot in coping. I still lived as I had before, just an additional routine in my days. I always kept…"
Feb 11
Salvatore commented on The Kidney Foundation of Canada's group Peritoneal Dialysis
"Thanks Ron, really appreciate it. been in a very emotional in the transitional period with deciding when dialysis is for me. also dealing with the loss of my kidney I had for years! how did you cope? "
Feb 11
MF posted a discussion

Home Hemodialysis; home visit

Hi everyone,Just wondering if anyone can tell us what to expect with the home visit for home hemo? Where do they look/what they're looking for etc... Thanks in advance! :)See More
Feb 11
Colleen is now a member of Kidney Connect
Feb 11
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Hemodialysis

A group for people on hemodialysis.See More
Feb 7
Ron Grant commented on The Kidney Foundation of Canada's group Peritoneal Dialysis
"I'll get back to you later in day. Did you also see this note on this website: Prefer to connect with someone by telephone?Call Toll-Free: 1 866 390-PEER (7337)A Kidney Foundation Program Coordinator will talk with you and discuss your request…"
Feb 7

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Membranous Nephropathy

Posted by Dev on February 19, 2019 at 8:43 0 Comments

In Conversation Series

Posted by psychonephrology on January 17, 2019 at 16:00 0 Comments

 
 
 

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