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Liver Cysts

Hi Everyone:  

I had a 2nd kidney transplant 3 years ago due to Polycystic Kidney Disease.  Ever since then I have had severe swelling in my abdomen.  Of course the docs thought it was my enlarged native kidney.  Turns out (much to…

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Liver Cysts

Hi Everyone:  

I had a 2nd kidney transplant 3 years ago due to Polycystic Kidney Disease.  Ever since then I have had severe swelling in my abdomen.  Of course the docs thought it was my enlarged native kidney.  Turns out (much to…

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Experience with enalapril?

I started taking enalapril two weeks ago because of high hemoglobin level (17.7).  At that point my creatinine was .7.  Today I had lab work and my hemoglobin is down to 15.1, but my creatinine is up to .9 (highest it has been since transplant 2…

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Recurring CMV

I had a kidney transplant in July.  I contracted CMV 2 months post transplant.  My donor tested negative and I tested negative so no one knows how I got it but bottom line is I've got it.  Copies were 27,000 then slowly decreased to undetectable…

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