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    Renal Failure 12% Kidney Function And Creatinine 4.9

    2014-03-19 13:31| Font Size A A A

    Renal Failure 12% Kidney Function And Creatinine 4.9kidney disease can damage patient’s kidney function, and it often causes patients to have kidney failure. Kidney failure is a stage in which patient’s kidneys fail to filtrate out the metabolic wastes from patient’s body adequately.

    Well then, if a patient has renal failure with 12% left kidney function and creatinine 4.9, what can we know about his condition, and what can be done for improving his condition at this point?

    What will happens to patient when he has 12% left kidney function?

    There are about one million nephrons in our kidney, and when patients have 12% left kidney function, it means most nephrons are damaged at this point.

    In fact, if there is more than half kidney function is normal in patients with kidney disease, their body health will be affected obviously. But if patients just have 12% left kidney function, because kidney plays an important role in regulating our internal balance, that will cause many health problems in patients’ body.

    What’s more, 12% left kidney function means patients are going into the end stage of kidney disease, and it is normal for patients to have many complications and symptoms in their bodies, like anemia, headache, drowsiness, renal osteopathy, itching, nausea and vomiting, etc.

    What can be done to improve patient’s condition?

    At this point, doctor will recommend their patients to accept dialysis at this point, which is an effective way to prolong patient’s lifetime (generally when patients have 15% left kidney function or when their creatinine level reaches 5). Besides, Chinese medicine can be a great help at this point, because the damaged nephrons can be repaired or improved obviously with Chinese medicine.

    To improve patient’s condition, diet regulation is also very important, because diet can make significant influence to patient’s overall condition. Appropriate exercise and confidence are also very very helpful for patients to improve their condition.

    On the other hand, it is necessary for patients within this stage to follow their doctor’s guidance at this point, which can help protect their kidney function and improve their overall condition.

    As we know, kidney disease is very dangerous, and it is better for patients to deal with their disease positively before they have kidney failure, so patients should do what they can to improve their condition. If you need any help in dealing with kidney disease, you can leave us a message, and we will do what we can to help you.

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