Stage 4 kidney failure means the severe reduction of kidney function. A person at this stage has a severe decrease in glomerular filtration rate (GFR) to 15-30ml/min. As to stage 4 kidney failure treatment, to a certain degree, you can choose dialysis treatment or not.
If you choose dialysis to be your stage 4 kidney failure treatment
Dialysis treatment is a common treatment for kidney failure patients in many countries. It can help patients relieve some symptoms and maintain lives to a certain degree. However, every coin has two sides. Some patients may experience various side effects caused by dialysis. What is more, dialysis can only replace one part of functions of kidneys, long-term dialysis can delay condition and then cause continue loss of kidney function. If you choose dialysis treatment, your doctors will give you suggestions on dialysis diet and measures used to deal with side effects you may experience. When dialysis is needed depends on patients’overall condition, it has no a direct relation with the stage of condition. If you are wondering when you should start dialysis, you can click When Dialysis Is Needed for Stage 5 Kidney Failure Patients.
If you do not choose dialysis to be your stage 4 kidney failure treatment
Then both Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy and Immunotherapy can become your other stage 4 kidney failure treatment options. They aims at repairing kidney damage and recovering renal function, which effectively helps patients live a normal life without dialysis and kidney transplant. Due to their safety, high efficacy, short duration time and reasonable cost, they are attracting more and more foreign patients to come to try them.
Though this two stage 4 kidney failure treatments bring patients new hopes, patients need to start short-term dialysis if they are in some certain situations. You are not fighting against the disease alone. If having any follow-up questions, leave us a message below or consult online doctor freely, we will surely help you.
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