My mother is 88 years old. And she is at stage 5 kidney failure. Her GFR is 13. And she wen to hospital one week ago, what is your life expectancy if you choose not to take dialysis?
Stage 5 kidney failure is the end stage of renal disease, and how long can they live with it concerns patients most. Now, the renal experts from Shijiazhuang Kidney Disease Hospital will purpose a new explanation for what is the life expectancy for patients with stage 5 kidney failure and GFR 13.
As a matter of fact, the life expectancy mainly depends on three things- patients’ age, patents overall condition and their illness history. As a personal physical illness condition, the life expectancy should be different from one to another. Hence,we can not tell you the answer exactly. However, for patients with stage 5 kidney failure, how do patients prolong the life expectancy should be paid much attention. Only by this way can patients live a longer and better life.
As for the problem of prolonging the life expectancy, there are three things can be taken into consideration, including dialysis, kidney transplant as well as Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Dialysis and kidney transplant are the common way for patients to slow down kidney damage. But, both of them have many deficiency. Dialysis often makes patients experience many adverse effects, such as anemia and muscle cramping. Although kidney transplant takes highly effects in prolonging the life expectancy, it is not a a cure for kidney disease. The most fundamental way for treating kidney disease is to repair the diseased kidney cells and tissues and slow down kidney damage, so as to recover the diseased kidney function and protect the residual kidney function.
Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy has shown its effects in treating kidney disease. This therapy works to improve kidney function by extending blood vessels and promoting blood circulation, so this treatment has remarkable function in prolonging the life expectancy.
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