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How is late stage kidney failure detected and treated?
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Dr. David Wensel
Palliative Care
2 doctors agree
In brief: End stage renal
By blood and urine test.
Treatment is determined by stage but end stage is only treated by transplant or dialysis.

In brief: End stage renal
By blood and urine test.
Treatment is determined by stage but end stage is only treated by transplant or dialysis.
Dr. David Wensel
Dr. David Wensel
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Dr. Kevin Griffiths
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
2 doctors agree
In brief: Labwork and Symptoms
Kidney failure is determined by blood test and clinical symptoms.
When your blood test indicate that your kidneys are working less than 15%, then it is considered late. Also if youe develop nausea, vomiting and lack of appetite, these symptoms are also signs of failing kidneys. The only treatment for fialing kidneys are dialysis or transplantation.

In brief: Labwork and Symptoms
Kidney failure is determined by blood test and clinical symptoms.
When your blood test indicate that your kidneys are working less than 15%, then it is considered late. Also if youe develop nausea, vomiting and lack of appetite, these symptoms are also signs of failing kidneys. The only treatment for fialing kidneys are dialysis or transplantation.
Dr. Kevin Griffiths
Dr. Kevin Griffiths
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