Kidney diseases: To understand your kidneys and the factors that can damage its functions or entirely your kidneys is very important in order to keep yourself healthy. The basic problem with the kidney diseases is that they never show there symptoms unless they get spread all over the body. Only the way to prevent the kidney diseases is to have regular medical checkups so that your doctor could give you a good advice.
Stages of Kidney Failure: There are main five stages of the kidney failure in which the state of kidneys is classified and its depends on the filtration rate of the kidney which usually called as glomerular filtration. There are numbers which are obtained by several examinations
Stage1: This stage refers to a very slight damage in to the kidney that can be due to very normal or excessive filtrations (90 GFR)
Stage2: This refers to the condition of the kidney which can be a result of a normal drop off in the process of filtration (60-89 GFR).
Stage3: This refers to a stage of kidney in which a kidney’s performance is affected by a sensible step down (30-59 GFR).
Stage4: This stage refers to the kidney condition in which a drastic drop off in the filtration is observed (15-29 GFR).
Stage5: This stage refers to the condition of the kidneys in which a dialysis or a transplant is needed (0-15 GFR)
Key: GFR refers to the glomerular filtrations rate.
In all these stages stated above the most important thing is to consult your doctor on regular basis because in all of these stages the symptoms are not shown instantaneously. In order to prevent from these diseases it’s very necessary to change your diet as per your doctor says and keep a healthy lifestyle as your routine. Its symptom can include a change in the urination and with the passage of time the illness of kidney reaches to a stage in which a 6mm kidney stone is formed in the very tiny tubes of kidneys and even it spreads to other organs of the body as well.
Researches: Symptoms may continue to increase in number and severity throughout the stages of kidney failure. They may include symptoms not listed here or may not include symptoms that are listed here. For better understanding, you can consult a professional and examine the actual stage of the disease. Most of the kidney diseases are very common around the world and the most of the patient reaches to the stage in which it gets important for them to go through dialysis. There ae some numbers according to a research which shows us that 1299 patients in Hawaii gone through the process of dialysis and 1209 of the patients in Kentucky gone through the dialysis process due to the last stages of kidney diseases.
The best practice to avoid not even the kidney diseases but all other diseases as well is to consult doctor and have medical checkups on regular basis and also make exercise and walk you routine and eat the diet according to the suggestion of your doctor.
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