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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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    What Is Life Expectancy for People Who Born with One Kidney

    What Is Life Expectancy for People Who Born with One KidneyIf you or your loved has the kidney disease, one of your urgent questions may be how long you can live. It is same to people who born with one kidney. Well then, what is lifespan of people living with one kidney?

    As a matter of fact, people can live a normal, healthy and happy life with one kidney. However, it’s important to stay as heathy as possible and protect the only kidney you have.

    Normally, people have two kidneys which are located in the either side of rib cage in our body. They are packed with numerous functions. They are in charge of removing wastes and toxins from the body; they are responsible for regulating and balancing of electrolytes and acid base as well as producing erythropoietin. Two kidneys work together to keep the body function well and guarantee our body health.

    Lifespan of people living with one kidney

    Actually, if the renal function is normal for people who born with one kidney, their lifespan should be same to the healthy people. There are some diet tips can help you make your kidneys heath, including low salt, high-quality protein diet, avoid alcohol and infection and so on. More info about friendly-kidney diet, please talk with our online doctor directly.

    However, a person may have had one kidney removed during an operation in order to treat an infection or a disease like cancer. In such condition, patient’s life will be affect to some extent. At this time, you should contact your doctor to protect your kidneys.

    Why people can live with only kidney?

    It is mainly due to the strong compensatory ability of the kidneys. One can live with 75% of its functional capacity with one single kidney. By the same argument, one healthy kidney can work as two kidneys. But one kidney function declines more rapidly than two. The possibility stands, which draws attention to protect the only left one kidney. If you have more questions, you should speak to your healthcare provider or our online kidney experts. If you would like more info, please contact us:

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