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    CKD Stage1~2

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

    CKD Stage 3

    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.

    CKD Stage 4

    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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    CKD with Creatinine 5.8: Why I Feel Shortness of Breath

    Shortness of breath is often connected with heart problem. But do you believe that this disorder may also happen in CKD patients? Here, this article will give you an explanation.

    CKD refers to Chronic Kidney Disease, which can be divided into five stages depending on how much kidney function is left. And creatinine 5.8 is often happen in stage 4 CKD, in which most of the kidney function can disappear. As a result, the kidneys will fail to work as normal. Excessive water, wastes and toxins will build up in body and lead to the occurrence of disorders.

    Shortness of breath can be a very common symptoms of stage 4 CKD. In normal, the kidneys can produce a kind of hormone named erythropoietin that can promote the production of oxygen-carrying red blood cells. But if kidney function is damaged, the production of red blood cells will reduce. Thus anemia will happen and manifest with breath problems. Besides, short of breath can also be caused when the wastes and toxins enter respiratory system.

    Actually, this is a very severe condition in stage 4 CKD patients especially the old. Patients should pay attention to prevent and treat it early and timely. At present, Chinese herbal medicine is widely used to treat kidney disease and lower high creatinine level. For example, Blood Pollution Therapy, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Full Bath Therapy and Acupuncture are all very effective therapies widely used in clinical. If you are interested in these therapies, please feel free to ask our online doctor for more introduction.

    In a word, if you suffer from shortness of breath caused by stage 4 CKD, you should treat it as early as possible. Otherwise, it will be easy to be a threat of your life. Have any question? Please tell us through an email to ***.

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