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  1. Kidneys - urinary reflux

    18 May 2018

    Kidney reflux means that one or both valves in the ureters are not working properly, which can cause urinary infections...

  2. Granulomatosis with polyangiitis

    17 May 2018

    Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA), formerly known as Wegener granulomatosis is a rare condition that targets the arteries, veins and capillaries of the kidneys and the respiratory system...

  3. Kidneys - age-related problems

    16 May 2018

    Early detection of kidney disease and good management can increase the life of your kidneys...

  4. Kidneys - nephrotic syndrome

    15 May 2018

    Nephrotic syndrome is where the kidneys remove too much protein from the blood...

  5. Kidneys - cystic kidney disease

    15 May 2018

    A cyst on your kidney does not automatically mean that you have cystic kidney disease...

  6. Kidney stones

    15 May 2018

    For most types of kidney stones, the best ways to prevent stone growth or recurrence are to drink enough fluids, avoid urinary infections and treat with medications...

  7. Kidney failure

    10 May 2018

    You can lose up to 90 per cent of kidney function before you even feel sick...

  8. Kidneys - polycystic kidney disease (PKD)

    09 Mar 2018

    Polycystic kidney disease is a common cause of kidney failure in Australia and equally affects men and women of different ethnic backgrounds...

  9. Kidneys - medullary cystic kidney disease

    09 Mar 2018

    Medullary cystic kidney disease causes the growth of abnormal cysts in the kidneys...

  10. Kidneys - medullary sponge kidney

    09 Mar 2018

    Medullary sponge kidney is a condition where cysts develop in the urine-collecting ducts and tubules of one or both kidneys...