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Know Your Diabetes Dr. Milind Patil
Diabetes is also known as madhumeh /sugar problem. No age is spared and anyone can develop diabetes. However, those with obesity, sedentary lifest...
Insulinoma Dr. Milind Patil
Dr. Milind Patil, Best Endocrinologist in PuneIt is the rare neuroendocrine tumor. It secrets excess insulin in blood. A patient develops recurrent...
Kidney health NHS
The kidneys filter waste products from the blood before turning it to urine.
Living with diabetes NHS
Diabetes is a serious and life-long condition that affects the body's response to sugar, or glucose.
Urine albumin to creatinine ratio (ACR) NHS
Urine albumin to creatinine ratio (ACR) is used to identify kidney disease that can occur as a complication of diabetes. If kidney disease is diagnosed early enough in people with diabetes, treatment will be more effective.
Feeling thirsty all the time and for no good reason isn't normal and should be investigated by your GP. Thirst is normally just the brain's way of warning that you're dehydrated because you're not drinking enough fluid.
A phaeochromocytoma is a rare tumour of the adrenal glands, which sit above the kidneys. They are usually non-cancerous (benign), although around one in 10 are cancerous.
Oedema is the medical term for fluid retention in the body. The build-up of fluid causes affected tissue to become swollen. The swelling can occur in one particular part of the body – for example, as the result of an injury – or it can be more general.
Metabolic syndrome NHS
Metabolic syndrome is the medical term for a combination of diabetes, high blood pressure and obesity. It puts you at greater risk of heart disease, stroke and other conditions affecting blood vessels.
Kidney stones NHS
Kidney stones are stone-like lumps that can develop in one or both of the kidneys. The medical name for stones in the kidneys is nephrolithiasis. If the stones cause severe pain, this is known as renal colic.
Kidney infection NHS
A kidney infection (pyelonephritis) is a painful and unpleasant illness caused by bacteria travelling from your bladder into one or both of your kidneys. It's more serious than cystitis, a common infection of the bladder that makes urinating painful.
Underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism) NHS
An underactive thyroid gland (hypothyroidism) is where your thyroid gland doesn't produce enough hormones. Common signs of an underactive thyroid are tiredness, weight gain and feeling depressed.
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