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Urinary System

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Diseases: Bladder Diseases | Kidney Diseases | Kidney Failure | Ureteral Diseases | Urethral Diseases | Urinary Tract Infections

Other Topics: General Urinary System | Diagnostic Procedures | Dialysis | Surgery | Kidney Transplantation | Urination Disorders

Kidney Diseases

(Jump to: Children With Kidney Disease | Diabetic Kidney Disease | General Information | Infections | Injury | Nutrition | Overviews | Kidney Surgery

Specific Kidney Diseases: Acid-Base Disorders | Cancer | Chronic Kidney Disease | Cysts | Diabetes Insipidus | Glomerulosclerosis | Goodpasture's Syndrome | Hydronephrosis | Kidney Stones | Nephritis | Nephropathy | Nephrotic Syndrome | Polycystic Kidney Disease | Vascular Kidney Disease )

General Information
Kidney Disease Information:NIDDK
Make Health a Family Affair:NIDDK
Keep Your Kidneys Healthy:NIDDK
Solitary Kidney:NIDDK
Newsroom (News Flashes About Kidney Disease):NKF
Analgesic Nephropathy (Painkillers and the Kidneys):NIDDK

Your Comprehensive Guide To Kidney Disease and Related Conditions:NKF
Overview of Glomerular Disease:UpToDate Patient Information
Renal Dysplasia and Cystic Disease:Urology Care Foundation
Kidney Diseases:MedlinePlus

Children With Kidney Disease
Overview of Kidney Diseases in Children:NIDDK
Growth Failure in Children With Kidney Disease:NIDDK
Failure to Grow in Chronic Kidney Disease:MAGIC Foundation
School & Family Problems of Children With Kidney Failure:NIDDK
Treatment Methods for Kidney Failure in Children:NIDDK
When Your Child Has a Chronic Kidney Disease:Nemours Foundation
Children With Chronic Kidney Disease: Tips for Parents:NKF
Kidney Disease:Nemours Foundation [for Teens]

Nutrition and Kidney Disease
Nutrition for Chronic Kidney Disease in Children:NIDDK
Nutrition for Children with Chronic Kidney Diease:NKF
Nutrition Counter: A Reference for the Kidney Patient:AAKP
Eat Right to Feel Right on Hemodialysis:NIDDK
Nutrition and Hemodialysis:NKF

Acid-Base Disorders
Renal Tubular Acidosis:NIDDK
Bartter's Syndrome:Merck Manual, Home Edition

Chronic Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD):NKF
Chronic Kidney Disease:UpToDate Patient Information

Diabetes Insipidus
General Information
Diabetes Insipidus:NIH Clinical Center
Diabetes Insipidus:NIDDK
Diabetes Insipidus:MedlinePlus
Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus (NDI)
Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus:GeneReviews

Diabetic Kidney Disease
See Endocrine System, Diabetic Kidney Problems

Glomerular Diseases:NIDDK
Focal Glomerulosclerosis:NKF

Goodpasture's Syndrome
Goodpasture's Syndrome:NIDDK
Goodpasture's Syndrome:NKF

Hydronephrosis:Children's Hospital Boston
Hydronephrosis:Merck Manual, Home Edition

Kidney Cancer
See Cancer, Kidney Cancer

Kidney Cysts
General Information
Simple Kidney Cysts:NIDDK
Medullary Cystic Disease
Nephronophthisis–Medullary Cystic Disease Complex:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Polycystic Kidney Disease
General Information
Polycystic Kidney Disease:NIDDK
Polycystic Kidney Disease:UpToDate Patient Information
Polycystic Kidney Disease:Genetics Home Reference, NLM
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease
Learn About ADPKD: Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease:PKD Foundation
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease:GeneReviews
Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease
Learn About ARPKD: Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease:PKD Foundation
Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease:GeneReviews

Kidney Infections
General Information
Kidney Infection (Pyelonephritis):Merck Manual, Home Edition
Pyelonephritis (Kidney Infection) in Adults:NIDDK
Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome
Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome:MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome:NIDDK
Atypical Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome:GeneReviews
Renal Abscess
Kidney (Renal) Abscess:Urology Care Foundation

Kidney Injury
Kidney (Renal) Trauma:Urology Care Foundation

Kidney Stones
General Information
Kidney Stones in Adults:NIDDK
Kidney Stones in Adults:UpToDate Patient Information
Kidney Stones in Children:UpToDate Patient Information
Diet and Kidney Stones:NKF
Kidney Stones:MedlinePlus
See also Ureteral Stones
Treatment of Kidney Stones
Surgical Management of Stones:Urology Care Foundation

Hereditary Nephritis (Alport Syndrome)
Alport Syndrome:NKF
Alport Syndrome:Genetics Home Reference, NLM
General Information
Glomerular Diseases:NIDDK
Glomerulonephritis (Nephritic Syndrome):Merck Manual, Home Edition
Tubulointerstitial Nephritis
Tubulointerstitial Nephritis:Merck Manual, Home Edition

Familial Juvenile Hyperuricemic Nephropathy
UMOD-Related Kidney Disease:GeneReviews
IgA Nephropathy
IgA Nephropathy:NIDDK
IgA Nephropathy:NFK

Nephrotic Syndrome
Nephrotic Syndrome in Adults:NIDDK
Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome:NIDDK
Minimal Change Disease:NIDDK
The Nephrotic Syndrome:UpToDate Patient Information

Vascular Kidney Disease
Blood Vessel Disorders of the Kidneys:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Renovascular Disease:Urology Care Foundation

Kidney Surgery
Pyeloplasty FAQ:UCSF Children's Hospital
See also Treatment of Kidney Stones

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