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    How Long to Live with GFR 60 before Causing Chronic Kidney Failure

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    How Long to Live with GFR 60 before Causing Chronic Kidney FailureGlomerular filtration rate (GFR) is a measurement of how well the kidneys are working to filter wastes and fluid. Normally, it should be more than 90ml/min. A person with gfr 60 is in Stage 2 CKD with mildly reduced kidney function. How long will the disease causing Chronic Kidney Failure? Chat with our online doctor for personalized advice.

    Chronic Kidney Failure is a serious medical condition, wherein the kidneys are not functioning properly or no longer work at all. At this point, patients may have gfr < 15.

    In Stage 2 CKD with gfr 60, how long patients will develop into Chronic Kidney Failure varies with different cases. According to the study, approximately 85% of kidney patients' gfr reduces yearly at the level from 0-12.6ml/min and the average level is 4ml/min. You can refer to the chart as below for details:

    Type of kidney disease Yearly decrease of gfr (ml/min)
    IgA Nephropathy 1.4
    Diabetic Kidney Disease 2.8~3.9
    Hypertensive Kidney Disease 2~10.4
    PKD 3.8~5.4
    Membranous Nephropathy 3.2
    Interstitial Nephritis 2~5.4

    The above is just a general introduction. Certainly, how long a person with gfr 60 will progress to Chronic Kidney Failure depends on many factors like age, gender, medical history, symptoms, complications, and current treatment, etc. If you want an exact answer in your situation, you can Email us at with more about your disease or leave a message in the below.

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