A 20-year-old male asked:
What is the causes chronic kidney diseases?
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Internal Medicine 18 years experience
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A 38-year-old member asked:
What could be the cause of chronic kidney disease?
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Family Medicine 58 years experience
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A 32-year-old male asked:
What causes Chronic Kidney Disease?
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Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Many things: leading causes are diabetes and high blood pressure, autoimmune disease (like Lupus) affects the kidney and congenital diseases also. toxic chemicals and drugs can harm the renal system. You should review your case with your physician to determine the proper investigation and treatment
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A 48-year-old member asked:
What are the symptoms of chronic kidney disease?
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Nephrology and Dialysis 10 years experience
Different symptoms: Well with progression of CKD patients usually become more tired and become more anemic. Nausea, vomiting shortness of breath and weight loss are usually late symptoms. Patients should already have been seen by a kidney doctor to manage their disease.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Can chronic kidney disease be cured?
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Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
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A 45-year-old member asked:
What's the treatment for chronic kidney disease?
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Rheumatology 52 years experience
Dialysis: When your kidneys function less than 6 cc per minute calculated filtration rate, you should go on dialysis. Normal rate is about 60-75cc per minute. Unless you get chest pain , shortness of breath or severe swelling, you may not be ble to tell the difference between mild, moderte and severe kidney disease. You should bemonitored by a kidney specialist.
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