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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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    When Do CKD Patients Require Dialysis

    When Do CKD Patients Require DialysisFor patients with CKD, their kidney disease will damage their kidney function gradually, which will cause patients to have low GFR. While CKD is divided into five stages according to patient’s GFR, and when patient’s kidney function is damaged severely, they will need dialysis to control their condition and prolong their lifetime. Well then, when do CKD patients will requir dialysis?

    Why CKD patients need dialysis?

    Kidney can filtrate out the metabolic wastes and excess fluid from our body, and it is an organ which is in charge of the metabolic balances of fluid, acid-base and electrolytes in our body. While CKD will damage patient’s kidney function gradually, which will cause patients to have the metabolic disorders of these substances in patient’s body.

    As a result, when patient’s kidney function is damaged severely, lots of metabolic wastes and fluid will accumulate in patient’s body, which can cause patients to have severe metabolic disorders. That can cause many severe health problems, like renal osteopathy, cardiovascular diseases, etc.

    When do CKD patients need Dialysis?

    In fact, most patients will be recommended dialysis when they have about 15% remaining kidney function, becasue patient’s kidney function is so low that lots of metabolic wastes will accumulate in patient’s body, and patients will also have many metabolic disorders at this point. However, some patients may already have severe complications when their remaining kidney function is more than 15%, and they may also need dialysis to control their health problem.

    However, different patients have different habitus, and some patients may not have obvious symptoms even they are in the end stage of CKD, and it is much later for them to take dialysis than others.

    chronic kidney disease is a complicated problems, and patients should do their best to improve their condition. If you need any help, you can contact our online experts. We will provide the guidance you need or do what we can to help you.

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