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I was diagnosed IgA nephropathy since birth, and is weight loss a sign of pre-kidney failure?

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Dr. Donna Hanes
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: It can be.

Weight usually only occurs in the advanced stages of kidney failure.
It frequently is associated with anorexia and avoidance of meat products. Have your basic blood checked soon.

In brief: It can be.

Weight usually only occurs in the advanced stages of kidney failure.
It frequently is associated with anorexia and avoidance of meat products. Have your basic blood checked soon.
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