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what is stage 4 kidney disease usually?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: A person with stage 4 chronic kidney disease (ckd) has advanced kidney damage with a severe decrease in the glomerular filtration rate (GFR) to 15-30 ml/min. It is likely someone with stage 4 CKD will need dialysis or a kidney transplant in the near future.
Answered on Feb 13, 2015

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