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    What is Prognosis of Stage 4 CKD in Elderly

    2014-02-24 11:58| Font Size A A A

    What is prognosis of stage 4 CKD in elderly? This is a question commonly asked by the patients. For the elder patients, they are more easy to catch numerous complications. So if not treated early and timely, bad prognosis will happen. Have any question? Please get an answer from our online doctor.

    Generally, stage 4 CKD is a severe stage of kidney disease in which patients’ GFR can decrease to 16-29ml/min. As a result, excessive water, wastes and toxins will build up in body and cause many symptoms like swelling, fatigue, frequent urine, shortness of breath and so on. If not treated timely, it will be likely to develop into ESRD.

    In fact, the prognosis of stage 4 CKD in elderly can be various. It differs from one to another. Patients with high blood pressure or diabetes usually perform a bad prognosis. This is because high blood pressure and diabetes are not only the main causes of kidney damage but also important factors of many other complications. This will increase the difficulty of treatment and contribute to bad prognosis.

    However, if you diagnose and treat it early and timely, good prognosis is still possible. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is a brand-new therapy in China which has been widely used in clinical to remove wastes from body and rebuild kidney function. It is an external therapy of Chinese herbal medicine. With the help of osmotic equipment, the active substances of Chinese herbal medicine can immerse into renal lesions directly and take effects. It can expand blood vessels, anti-inflammation, anti-coagulation and degrade extracellular matrix. In this way, the wastes in body can be removed and kidney function can be improved. Up to now, it has helped a lot of patients return to normal life.

    In all, if you want to have a good prognosis, you should pay attention to prevent and treat it as soon as possible. If you want to know more about stage 4 CKD, please feel free to ask our online doctor or leave a message below.

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