Skip to content


Have you had a kidney transplant or are waiting for one? Then visit the Organ Transplant Community and the Diabetes and Kidney Community to share your experiences with other community members!

Are you newly diagnosed? Use the WebMD search engine to read articles like Understanding Kidney Disease.
An_248789 posted:
I have had gastroparesis for 20 years. I went from 160lbs down to 103lbs. In march of this year the put me on PPN to go along with the 3 small meals I was eating daily. About 2 months ago I got to the point where I can't put any food in my stomach. I am stuffed and in pain after 1 bite. Now I can;t eat any solids and can only take small sips of water at a time. I can only drink 6-8 oz water daily. The egg study test result came back Severe Gastroparesis. I was also diagnosed with upj blockage and hydrophonesis in the left kidney and also had a high PSA that showed 1 abnormal sample (precancer). Does anyone know if any of these things can be related. Each of my Doctors only look at their own specialty.

Spotlight: Member Stories

Our youngest son went to the er for a concusion and 8 hours later we were going through testing for his kidney. At first dr's thought after he hit...More

Helpful Tips

I have a uti and severe kidney pain, Is this common?
I have a uti and such bad kidney pain that I can hardly move, I cant bend down and it hurts more than I can explain. the pain comes and ... More
Was this Helpful?
0 of 0 found this helpful

Related News

There was an error with this newsfeed

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.