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1. Blood in urine

(Web Page; Wed Jun 17 10:07:00 CDT 2020)

Having blood in your urine (pee) can be a sign that something is wrong with your kidneys or another part of your urinary tract. The medical name for blood in your urine is hematuria. There are two types of hematuria: If you can see th...

Description: Blood in your urine, also called microscopic or gross hematuria, can signal problems with your kidneys or urinary tract. Learn about symptoms, causes and treatments.

2. Sangre en la orina

(Web Page; Wed Jul 15 15:49:00 CDT 2020)

Tener sangre en la orina puede ser una señal que algo está malo con tus riñones o con otra parte de tu tracto urinario. El termino medico de esta condición es llamada hematuria. Hay dos tipos de hematuria: ...

Description: La sangre en la orina, también denominada hematuria microscópica o macroscópica, puede indicar problemas renales o de las vías urinarias. Obtenga información sobre los síntomas, las causas y los tratamientos.

3. Living with—and advocating for—a rare disease

(Web Page; Fri May 08 10:48:00 CDT 2020)

The American Kidney Fund and the Alport Syndrome Foundation have partnered to amplify the voice of Americans living with Alport syndrome as they advocate for public policy that supports patients living with this rare disease.I’ve b...

Description: Lisa Bonebrake, executive director of Alport Syndrome Foundation, became a patient advocate after she and her son were diagnosed with Alport Syndrome. She shared what it's like to live with a rare genetic disease and why advocacy is so important to her family on our blog