Stage 4 Chronic Kidney Failure is a severe stage of kidney disease with Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR) falling at 15-30ml/min. The patients have their kidney function severely declined which can cause systemic symptoms. The patients at this stage, on the hand, should take special care for dietary, lifestyle modifications to control the illness condition and avoid burdening kidneys; on the other hand, receive treatments that improve the kidneys and avoid threatening complications.
As kidney function deteriorates, metabolic wastes can accumulate in bloodstream to cause a medical condition called as "Uremia". As the kidneys can not as effectively produce erythropoietin, a hormone that stimulates production red blood cells, the patients at stage 4 Kidney failure will develop anemia. The kidneys regulate levels of electrolytes, and in stage 4 kidney failure it is common the patients have high potassium, high phosphorus, low calcium, high sodium, etc. High potassium may cause irregular heartbeats, high sodium worsens fluid retention and elevates blood pressure, and elevated phosphorus can cause unhealthy bones.
The application of Chinese therapies in treating kidney diseases tells patients that dialysis or kidney transplant is no longer the only choice as long as the condition can be treated properly. Here we will talk about natural stage 4 kidney...Read More
How long can a person live with kidney failure at stage 4? We do believe that it is such a question cared about by patients themselves and their family members. Here we will talk about this issue, hoping we can bring you new hope. Firstly,...Read More
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kidneys are the main organs of producing urine, the urine output volume often are recognized as one of the kidney function indicators. When people are attacked by Chronic Kidney Failure stage 4, less and less blood can be metabolized, so th...Read More