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can chronic kidney disease be cured?

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Dr. Kevin Griffiths
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
No: Chronic kidney disease occurs predominantly from diabetes or hypertension over a period of months to years. Unfortunately, this damage is irreversible.
Answered on Dec 16, 2014
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Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
No: Chronic kidney disease usually denotes long time of kidney disease and therefore denotes non curable conditions.
Answered on Jul 2, 2013
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