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Question: crf patient having pain in abdomen


 neer_sainik - Fri Mar 10, 2006 6:21 am

my father is suffering with chronic renal failure .he is 52 yrs and diabetic for about 18 years with acute pancreatitis for about1.5 yrs. he is on heamodialysis for 1.5 years .now he is having pain in abdomen and abdomen is over sized .he excretes about 50 ml of urine in a day.what may b done 2 get relief?
 Theresa Jones, RN - Wed Aug 16, 2006 5:41 am

User avatar Hi neer_sainik,
Urine output noted in chronic renal failure is typically decreased. The etiology of the abdominal pain, however, needs identified as to whether it is related to the renal failure, pancreatitis, or another etiology.
Sincerely,
Theresa Jones, RN

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