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What do we mean by the following terms in these listings?

  1. Anasarca is generalized massive edema (swelling).
  2. Creatinine is a normal product of muscle metabolism.
  3. Creatinine clearance test is a test for renal function based on the rate at which creatinine is excreted by the kidney.
  4. Diastolic hypertension is elevated diastolic blood pressure.
  5. Fluid overload syndrome associated with renal disease occurs when there is excessive sodium and water retention in the body that cannot be adequately removed by the diseased kidneys. Symptoms and signs of vascular congestion may include fatigue, shortness of breath, hypertension, congestive heart failure, accumulation of fluid in the abdomen (ascites) or chest (pleural effusions), and peripheral edema.
  6. Glomerular disease can be classified into two broad categories, nephrotic and nephritic. Nephrotic conditions are associated with increased urinary protein excretion and nephritic conditions are associated with inflammation of the internal structures of the kidneys.
  7. Hemodialysis, or dialysis, is the removal of toxic metabolic byproducts from the blood by diffusion in an artificial kidney machine.
  8. Motor neuropathy is neuropathy or polyneuropathy involving only the motor nerves.
  9. Nephrotic syndrome is a general name for a group of diseases involving defective kidney glomeruli, characterized by heavy proteinuria, hypoalbuminemia, hyperlipidemia, and varying degrees of edema.
  10. Neuropathy is a problem in peripheral nerve function (that is, in any part of the nervous system except the brain and spinal cord) that causes pain, numbness, tingling, and muscle weakness in various parts of the body.
  11. Osteitis fibrosa is fibrous degeneration with weakening and deformity of bones.
  12. Osteomalacia is a softening of the bones.
  13. Osteoporosis is a thinning of the bones with reduction in bone mass resulting from the depletion of calcium and bone protein.
  14. Pathologic fractures are fractures resulting from weakening of the bone structure by pathologic processes, such as osteomalacia and osteoporosis.
  15. Peritoneal dialysis is a method of hemodialysis in which the dialyzing solution is introduced into and removed from the peritoneal cavity either continuously or intermittently.
  16. Proteinuria is excess protein in the urine.
  17. Renal means pertaining to the kidney.
  18. Renal osteodystrophy refers to a variety of bone disorders usually caused by chronic kidney failure.
  19. Sensory neuropathy is neuropathy or polyneuropathy that involves only the sensory nerves.
  20. Serum albumin is a major plasma protein that is responsible for much of the plasma colloidal osmotic pressure and serves as a transport protein.
  21. Serum creatinine is the amount of creatinine in the blood and is measured to evaluate kidney function.

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You need no money to hire Attorney Donald H. Peters

(248) 549-3485
FREE CONSULTATION

Southfield Lawyer Donald Peters of the Law Office of Donald H. Peters, P.C. in Southfield, Michigan, handles Social Security Disability claims throughout Michigan and in the Tri-County Metro Detroit area including Detroit, Southfield, Novi, Warren, Royal Oak, Roseville, Livonia, Mount Clemens, Sterling Heights, Farmington Hills, Birmingham, Berkley, Oak Park, West Bloomfield, Ann Arbor, Eastpointe, Waterford, Flint, Canton, Taylor, Romulus, Westland, Clinton Township, Troy, Dearborn, Brighton, Howell, Pontiac, Rochester Hills,  as well as Wayne County, Oakland County, Macomb County, Ingham County, and Livingston County, Michigan.

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