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What to Know If You Have Stage 5 Renal Disease

2013-10-17 15:11

Stage 5 renal disease, also known as End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD), is the most severe stage of kidney disease. If you are suffering from stage 5 renal disease, the following information is expected to help you know more about your condition and then bring you new hopes.

What primary disease causes your stage 5 renal disease?

It is not a certain type of kidney disease, but the last stage of chronic kidney disease. Your stage 5 renal disease must be caused by one certain primary disease including high blood pressure, diabetes, lupus, IgA Nephropathy, FSGS, purpura, polycystic kidney disease, kidney infection, etc.

What symptoms and complications of stage 5 renal disease are you suffering from?

At stage 5 renal disease, kidneys have lost nearly all their abilities to work normally, which causes a series of symptoms or complications. They include high creatinine level, high BUN level, high blood pressure, anemia, fatigue, nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, edema, protein in the urine, blood in the urine, heart problems, bone problems, etc.

Have you started dialysis treatment?

It seems that dialysis treatment is very common among patients with stage 5 renal disease. Dialysis can replace kidneys to play a part of functions. But dialysis treatment is not a long-term method. You can clinic How about The Dialysis Prognosis to know more about dialysis treatment.

Can I still live a normal life?

In many countries, dialysis or kidney transplant is regarded as the only treatment for stage 5 renal disease. As a matter of fact, nowadays the applications of Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy and Stem Cell Therapy make stage 5 renal disease patients still can live a normal life. That is because both of them can save kidneys by repairing kidney damage and recovering renal function.

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