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Does kidney failure happen to only adults?

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Dr. Fred McCurdy
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis
2 doctors agree

In brief: Any one can

Any person can experience renal failure from a newborn infant to a geriatric person.

In brief: Any one can

Any person can experience renal failure from a newborn infant to a geriatric person.
Dr. Fred McCurdy
Dr. Fred McCurdy
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Dr. Paul Cohen
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

No...Children can suffer from renal failure as well.

In brief: No

No...Children can suffer from renal failure as well.
Dr. Paul Cohen
Dr. Paul Cohen
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Dr. Tarek Naguib
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: Any age is exposed

Depending on cause, kids can develop kidney disease and failure too.
That is why there a specialist for this called pediatric nephrologist.

In brief: Any age is exposed

Depending on cause, kids can develop kidney disease and failure too.
That is why there a specialist for this called pediatric nephrologist.
Dr. Tarek Naguib
Dr. Tarek Naguib
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