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    What Does My GFR 47 Mean

    2014-06-30 01:58| Font Size A A A

    What Does My GFR 47 MeanGFR is the abbreviation of glomerular filtration rate and it is one of leading indicators to reflect kidney function. For kidney disease patients, they are not stranger to GFR. However, when it drops to 47, what does it mean? And how to deal with this phenomenon?

    First, let’ s see the normal range of GFR.

    For healthy people, their kidneys are working adequately and in general condition, the normal range of GFR for adults is from 90ml/min to 125ml/min.

    Then, what does mean of GFR 47?

    GFR 47 is obviously lower than its the normal range. And it implies that your glomeruli may be damaged and renal function also can be affected. In a medical context, kidney disease is divided into five stages according to the GFR. And GFR 47 belongs to stage 3 kidney disease and there is moderate decline of renal function. In other words, the kidneys will not be able to work as normal. In this case, metabolic products, extra water and fluid will build up in the body, resulting in a number of symptoms. It can be said to be a critical period to control illness condition because if you take timely and effective treatment, it is possible to reverse.

    Last, how to cope with GFR 47?

    Diet therapy, healthy lifestyles and medical treatment all contribute to managing the progress of illness condition.

    How to develop a healthy diet?

    General speaking, for stage 3 kidney disease patients, they should keep “four low” diet including low sodium, low protein, low potassium and low phosphorus. In order to reduce the workload of kidneys, patients should adjust their protein intake, and high-quality protein foods are suggested to you. Because illness conditions are very different person to person, you’d better consult a dietitian or our Online Doctor directly for an individualized advice.

    what about healthy lifestyles?

    Healthy lifestyles are important to recover renal function. You should have a good rest and avoid strenuous exercises, while some moderate exercises is recommended to you, like jogging, walking, Taichi and so on.

    What is the natural medical treatment?

    At our center point, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Immunotherapy and Blood Pollution Therapy get many obvious active effects to treat enhance GFR and protect kidney function. More details, welcome to email us to and we are pleasure to help you.

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