Possible Causes for Large Kidney Bilateral in USA

  • Post-Streptococcal Glomerulonephritis
    Large Kidney Bilateral

    Post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis is a renal disease that may be detected in individuals who were infected with certain strains of Streptococcus. Immune complexes produced in the course of immune defense then bind to glomeruli and trigger inflammation. PG may not be diagnosed in patients who do not have a…[1]

  • Sickle Cell Disease
    Large Kidney Bilateral

    Sickle cell disease (sickle cell anemia, drepanocytosis) is an autosomal recessive blood disorder, characterized by sickle-shaped erythrocytes. Chronic anemia is present in all individuals with sickle cell disease. It is generally asymptomatic, though patients report chronic fatigue and exercise intolerance.…[2]

  • Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome
    Large Kidney Bilateral

    Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome is defined as an overgrowth disorder which is mainly characterized by an unusual growth pattern in infants together with an increased risk of getting cancer. The patients of Beckwith Wiedemann Syndrome manifest the intrauterine signs and symptoms, but the pregnancy continues…[3]

  • Generalized Lipodystrophy
    Large Kidney Bilateral
  • Gigantism
    Large Kidney Bilateral

    Gigantism is characterized by abnormal growth in children due to excessive production of insulinlike growth factor I (IGF-I). Basically there is excess production of growth hormone which contributes to the accelerated linear growth. Children with gigantism are taller than other age matched children. In many instances,…[4]

  • Bartter's Disease
    Large Kidney Bilateral
  • Lipodystrophy
    Large Kidney Bilateral

    Lipodystrophy is a disorder characterized by atrophy of adipose tissue. Lipodystrophy may be localized, partial, or total, depending on the location and degree of fat loss. Localized lipodystrophy is usually manifested in the form of isolated or multiple, indentations, particularly in the extremities of the body in…[5]

  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
    Large Kidney Bilateral

    Acute glomerulonephritis (AGN) is an immune-mediated inflammation and destruction of the glomeruli and peri-glomerular tissues including the basement membrane, mesangium, and the capillary endothelium. AGN is asymptomatic in approximately 50% of patients. In those who present with symptoms, the initial presentation is…[6]

  • Nephrotic Syndrome
    Large Kidney Bilateral

    This is a nonspecific disease of the kidney characterized by proteinuria, edema and hypoalbuminemia. It results from increased permeability of the glomerulus leading to massive loss of protein in the urine. The commonest presenting features are those due to fluid retention. Facial edema is usually the first sign of…[7]

  • Tyrosinemia
    Large Kidney Bilateral

    Tyrosinemia or tyrosinaemia is an error of metabolism, usually inborn, in which the body cannot effectively break down the amino acid tyrosine. Symptoms include liver and kidney disturbances and intellectual disability. Untreated, tyrosinemia can be fatal.Most inborn forms of tyrosinemia produce hypertyrosinemia (high…[8]

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  1. Post-Streptococcal Glomerulonephritis, Symptoma
  2. Sickle Cell Disease, Symptoma
  3. Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome, Symptoma
  4. Gigantism, Symptoma
  5. Lipodystrophy, Symptoma
  6. Acute Glomerulonephritis, Symptoma
  7. Nephrotic Syndrome, Symptoma
  8. Wikipedia: Tyrosinemia, CC-BY-SA-3.0