Dr. Sanjeev Nair's Profile
MBBS, MD, DM
Dr Sanjeev Nair is a consulting nephrologist based in Chennai with special interests in preventive nephrology and renal transplantation. He completed his MD in Rajah Muthiah Medical College and has worked at Madras Medical Mission, Chennai.
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Dialysis is an artificial process for removing excess water and waste from the blood. Hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis are the types of dialysis.
Hereditary Nephritis, more commonly known as Alport Syndrome, is a genetic condition that is characterized by kidney disease, eye abnormalities and hearing loss.
Conns syndrome or primary hyperaldosteronism is a hormonal disorder where there is excess production of aldosterone hormone by the adrenal glands.
A recent review listed out the causes, risk factors, complications and treatment of anemia in children with chronic kidney disease.
Chronic renal failure or chronic kidney disease is progressive loss in kidney function. The change is irreversible and is due to loss of nephrons of the kidney.