Screening in such high-risk individuals helps in early detection and diagnosis of kidney disease.
Microsurgical varicocelectomy is done under a high magnification microscope to repair varicocele, which is abnormal enlargement of the blood vessels draining testes, leading to infertility.
PCNL (percutaneous nephrolithotomy surgery): for large and complex kidney stones by a small puncture wound through the skin.
If you have answered ‘yes’ to one or more of these questions, you should discuss with our doctor as you may need testing for kidney disease.
Kidney failure shows symptoms only when 90 % of renal functions fail. Hence, chronic renal failure is often called a ‘silent killer’. The kidneys gradually lose their function and reach an irreversible stage called ESRD. Thereafter, wastes and excess fluid from the body are not removed. The only treatment option is either dialysis or renal transplant.
Kidney stones are hard, crystalline mineral and acid deposits which form in the kidney or urinary tract. They are sometimes called renal calculi. It is possible for anyone to develop a kidney stone. However, certain diseases and conditions or those who are taking certain medications are more prone to this formation.
The prostate is a walnut-sized gland that forms part of the male reproductive system. It is located in front of the rectum and just below the urinary bladder. It surrounds the urethra, the tube through which urine passes out of the body.
Uroflowmetry is a procedure used to calculate the amount and flow rate of urine in seconds during the void. The information helps evaluate function of the lower urinary tract and determine if there is enlargement of prostate gland or improper function of the bladder.
The prostate is a walnut-shaped gland in men that produces seminal fluid that nourishes and transports sperm.
We are a branch of medicine that deals with the physiology and focuses on the treatment of diseases that affect the kidneys.We deal to treat conditions such as chronic kidney disease, kidney infections, and kidney failure.