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Why do folk medicine people say you have kidney disease if you wake up at 3am a lot?
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Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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They were right, as you loose kidney function ie if your blood tests reveal lower GFR , your kidneys loose the ability to concentrate urine and your blader gets full quickly and you may have to empty the bladder a few times at night , not particularly at 3 am!

In brief: See below
They were right, as you loose kidney function ie if your blood tests reveal lower GFR , your kidneys loose the ability to concentrate urine and your blader gets full quickly and you may have to empty the bladder a few times at night , not particularly at 3 am!
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
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