Dizzyness and muscles collapsing
Had a shower walked to my cupboard and got dizzy muscles started feeling weak on my left side and just collapsed leg started wobbling. Have had pkd for 5 years now do dialisys. Went to hospital my numbers was high did a dialysis session wasn't feeling much better. Left hospital came back as the wobbly was back. My white blood cell count was high.
Came home with lots of medicine blood pressure was also high. Gave me medicine for blood pressure and infection.
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