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Tell me symptoms of kidney failure?

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Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Usually no symptoms

There may not be any symptoms.
There may be symptoms related to the cause. Sometimes there may be so called uremic symptoms- like metallic taste, poor appetite, tiredness, shortness of breath, itching and others. It also depends on if kidney failure developing gradually or acutely. Ask your doctor if in doubt.

In brief: Usually no symptoms

There may not be any symptoms.
There may be symptoms related to the cause. Sometimes there may be so called uremic symptoms- like metallic taste, poor appetite, tiredness, shortness of breath, itching and others. It also depends on if kidney failure developing gradually or acutely. Ask your doctor if in doubt.
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