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Can Stage 4 Kidney Disease in Diabetes Be Reversed

2013-04-23 15:43

Based on glomerular filtration rate (GFR),chronic kidney disease (CKD) can be divided into five stages.In stage 4 kidney disease,the kidneys are impaired severely with GFR ranging 29~15ml/min.Diabetes is one of leading cause of chronic kidney disease.Can stage 4 kidney disease in diabetes be reversed?

If you have diabetes,your blood sugar levels are too high.Over time,this can damage your kidneys.One of important kidney functions is to clean your blood.If they are damaged,wastes and fluids build up in your blood instead of leaving your body.Kidney damage usually begins long before symptoms appear.An early sign of of kidney damage is small amounts of protein in your urine.If kidney damage in diabetes is inspected and treated early enough,it can be reversed.Therefore,if you have a long history of Diabetes, you should take urinary microalbumin test regularly.

However,stage 4 Kidney Disease in diabetes can not be reversed.However, if the patients can receive aggressive treatment in time,they will be able to stop the disease progression and improve renal function significantly. The patients should keep the following treatment tips:

1. Keep blood sugar level under control.By reducing strain on kidneys,it can reduce further damage to kidneys.

2. Control the associated health conditions.Once proteinuria occurs, renal function will aggravate at a rapid speed.Another risk factor of renal function deterioration is high blood pressure.It is important to control these risk factors within control firmly.

3. It is known that most of the patients with kidney disease die of serious complications of the disease,but not the kidney disease itself.Heart failure,infection,etc are common death cause.Controlling these conditions can slow the disease progression.

4. In stage 4 kidney disease in diabetes, as serious kidney damage has been formed,an important treatment goal is to restore the impaired kidney structure and improve renal function.If so,the patients will be able to avoid dialysis.

If you are diagnosed with stage 4 kidney disease due to diabetes,you should seek for early treatment.If left uncontrolled,ESRD will come soon.

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