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Do not drive or ride scooter on the day of surgery.
Kidney stone is a very common disease in urinary collecting system, with prevalence rate about 10%. Male patients has 3 times risk than female patients to have urolithiasis.
Lower back pain is a common symptom despite one’s ages, sex, occupation, and stratum.
Renal stones develop in any age, especially in adults aged from 20 to55 years old; and it is more likely to affect males.
Moderate exercise: Exercise at least three times a week, such as tai chi and shaking hands for 30 minutes each time, which can prevent osteoporosis, slow down and prevent arterial stiffness, and maintain immunity.
Based on a clinical evaluation, your doctor may recommend a nuclear medicine complete renal ( kidney ) function study to further evaluate your renal function.
Based on a clinical evaluation, your doctor may recommend a nuclear medicine renal ( kidney ) parenchymal scan to confirm a suspected kidney disorder.
Please avoid contact with babies and pregnant women the day you receive the low dose radioactive isotope injection.
Appropriate amount of protein is restricted to maintain optimal nutritional status of renal patients in order to delay the cases of renal failure.
For early renal dysfunction, appropriate restrictions on the content of phosphorus and potassium in diet could slow down the decline of renal function.