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Can chronic kidney disease be cured?

Can chronic kidney disease be cured?

No: Chronic kidney disease usually denotes long time of kidney disease and therefore denotes non curable conditions. ...Read more

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Kidney (Definition)

The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more


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How is chronic kidney disease cured ?

How is chronic kidney disease cured ?

Kidney disease: Chronic kidney disease (CKD) cannot be cured, it can be managed. There are various stages of CKD and many causes of it. Some CKD is due to diseases that are may progress despite treatment, such as polycystic kidney disease. Other causes of CKD, such as hypertension, can be treated and managed with more success. Speak to a nephrologist for more information about a specific cause of CKD. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is dialysis necessary to cure kidney disease?

Is dialysis necessary to cure kidney disease?

No: Dialysis does not cure kidney disease. It replaces enough kidney function to allow support and survival while the kidneys get better or, if kidney failure is permanent, until transplant can be considered. Some permanent kidney failure patients remain on dialysis for the rest of their lives. ...Read more

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Can you please list the common causes of kidney diseases. What are good forms of prevention and cures?

Can you please list the common causes of kidney diseases. What are good forms of prevention and cures?

CKD: This would need a long answer. I have a more thorough article targeted at patients here: http://www.Kidneydoctorbradenton.Org/2013/04/what-is-chronic-kidney-disease-or-ckd.Html http://www.Kidneydoctorbradenton.Org/2013/03/who-needs-to-be-tested-for-kidney.Html. ...Read more

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Can stage 4 kidney disease be cured? If levels are stable, how can I tell if getting worse. What symptoms should I look for?

Can stage 4 kidney disease be cured? If levels are stable, how can I tell if getting worse. What symptoms should I look for?

Kidney Disease Cure: You should ask the doctor who told you that you had stage 4 kidney disease to refer you to a nephrologist and to tell you what caused it. It can be caused by diabetes, high bp, medicines, obstruction and diseases of the kidney. See a nephrologist for other tests and be followed by him. Symptoms of kidney failure may include weakness, nausea, itching, a bitter taste in your mouth among others. ...Read more

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What herbs are used to fight and cure kidney disease?

What herbs are used to fight and cure kidney disease?

No herbs: There is no sufficient evidence by research studies to recommend any herbs to prevent or cure kidney disease.However there are studies showing herbs can cause kidney disease. It is best to show the herbal supplements to your doctor to advise you.In my opinion, no herbal product is safe as there are no safety studies with many of the herbal products. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed with kidney disease a few days ago.. How to cure it?.. I was never familiar with any of this stuff before..

I was diagnosed with kidney disease a few days ago.. How to cure it?.. I was never familiar with any of this stuff before..

Ambiguous: I am sorry but the term: "kidney disease" is not in any way specific enough to give you any valid answer. As the question stands the answer would take a three year residence and numerous textbooks to answer. ...Read more

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Could polycystic kidney disease be cured?

Could polycystic kidney disease be cured?

Not cured: Other than by kidney transplant. Polycystic kidney disease is not universally fatal. Impaired kidney function can be controlled for a long time by diet ; control of hypertension if present. Occasionally symptomatic cysts can be marsupialised laparoscopically. But, as yet, there is no medical treatment to eliminate the cysts. Many require eventual dialysis or transplant. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what stage 2 kidney disease is and what the cure for it is?

CKD stage 2: Ckd class 2 means a GFR between 60-90 ml/min. The person should be evaluated for conditions known to cause ckd, diabetes and hypertension, among others. A ua should be done to see if there is blood and a 24 hour urine should be collected to see how much protein is in the urine. Blood work needs to be obtained to arrive at a cause for the ckd. Once these results are in, answers can be given. ...Read more

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Can there be a natural cure for chronic kidney disease ?

Can there be a natural cure for chronic kidney disease ?

Only transplantation: Otherwise chronic kidney disease can not be 'cured'. However, very ofet can be stabilized to halt or slow down progression. ...Read more

Previous Kidney Disease (Definition)

Polycystic kidney disease is a kidney disorder passed down through families in which multiple cysts form on the kidneys, causing ...Read more


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