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    CKD stage 1-2 means the mild reduction of kidney function, though not serious the condition is, proper managements are still needed.

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    CKD stage 3 means the moderate reduction of kidney function. Some complication are likely to appear at this stage, but it still has a certain possibility to be reversed.

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    CKD stage 4 means the severe reduction of kidney function. And the possibility to reverse the condition has been discounted, but dialysis still can be prevented.

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    CKD stage 5 means the last and most severe stage of kidney disease. But if there still has blood flow in kidneys, dialysis and kidney transplant are still likely to be avoided.

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    Why People Are Born with One Kidney

    Why People Are Born with One KidneyKidney is an important organ, which is in charge of our body’s internal metabolic balances. Thereby, it is very important for us to protect our kidney health. However, there are people who are born with one kidney, which seems a dangerous condition. Well then, why people are born with one kidney? How dangerous is it?

    Why people are born with one kidney?

    In normal condition, people will have two kidneys. While some people are born with one kidney, which belongs to congenital anomaly, but it is not a genetic disease. In fact, solitary kidney is not very rare, the ratio of congenital kidney is one in 1000~1500. For patients with congenital kidney, the size of their congenital kidney is bigger than normal.

    Is it dangerous if people just have one kidney?

    It seems very dangerous if patients just have one kidney, but the reality is that will not affect health, and people with solitary kidney can have normal lifetime.

    Kidney has strong metabolic ability, and it also has strong compensation. In fact, half normal kidney function will be able to guarantee our body health, and that means people with solitary kidney will not have health problem unless they have kidney disease.

    What should people do if they have one kidney?

    People with one kidney will not have health problem if their kidney is healthy, but at this point, it is important for people to protect their solitary kidey.

    People should avoid take examinations that can hurt patient’s kidney. People should avoid much protein intake, which can increase their kidney workload, and it is aslo necessary for people with solitary kidney to avoid strenuous exercise. Besides, people should also avoid nephrotoxic drugs. To protect kidney function, it is necessary for them to examine their kidney health regularly, so they can take measures timely if they find any lesion in their kidney.



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