Nephrotic Syndrome

You are not the disease and you did nothing to deserve it - Bernadine Watson

Nephrotic Syndrome

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In 1984, I was thirty-three years old and dealing with all of the stresses of being a single, working mother of an adolescent boy. During a routine physical, my doctor added another worry to my plate. “You have excess protein in your urine” she announced at the end of our visit, sounding somewhat surprised. She had been my doctor a while and I was always very healthy.

“I suggest you see a nephrologist,” she continued.  “A small amount of protein in the urine is normal, but the amount you have could be a sign of kidney disease.”

Kidney disease, I thought to myself. But I’m only in my thirties and feel fine. I had every reason to feel a bit fatigued, given…

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