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If only 35% of your kidney is working does that mean renal failure yet?

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Dr. Tarek Naguib
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: No, chronic kdny dis

35% means a stage 3 ckd = chronic kidney disease.
Under 30% is stage 4 where we only prepare patient for dialysis but not do dialysis. Under 10-15% is what we call failure and start dialysis.

In brief: No, chronic kdny dis

35% means a stage 3 ckd = chronic kidney disease.
Under 30% is stage 4 where we only prepare patient for dialysis but not do dialysis. Under 10-15% is what we call failure and start dialysis.
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