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A friend's child was just diagnosed with kidney failure, is that a serious condition?
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Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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If the cause is reversible , the kidney function may return otherwise the child will need dialysis and hopefully kidney transplant when arranged.

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If the cause is reversible , the kidney function may return otherwise the child will need dialysis and hopefully kidney transplant when arranged.
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
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Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine
In brief: Yes
Dialysis followed by transplant if possible.

In brief: Yes
Dialysis followed by transplant if possible.
Dr. Mary Efremov
Dr. Mary Efremov
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