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    Can Kidney Function Be Improved with Dialysis

    2014-04-01 05:35| Font Size A A A

    Can Kidney Function Be Improved with DialysisFor patients with kidney disease, dialysis is an important measure in the process treating their disease, and almost all patients who are in the late stage of kidney disease will need to take dialysis to prolong their lifetime. Well then, patients who are going to accept dialysis may have this curiosity: can kidney function be improved with dialysis?

    Why dialysis is needed?

    Dialysis is a kidney replacement therapy, and it is used when patient’s kidney function is too low to guarantee patient’s body health.

    Kidney plays an important role in regulating our internal balance, because it can regulate our internal balances of fluid, acid-base and electrolyte by filtrating out the excess substances from our body.

    As a result, when patients are in the late stage of kidney disease, there will be lots of metabolic wastes accumulating in their body, and there will be many metabolic disorders appear in patient’s body systems.

    Dialysis has the effect of removing metabolic wastes and correcting metabolic disorders, so it is necessary for patients to take dialysis to prolong their lifetime.

    Can kidney function be improved with dialysis?

    Dialysis is a effective method to prolong patient’s lifetime, because it can correct the metabolic disorders in patient’s body and remove out the metabolic wastes from patient’s body.

    But dialysis has no effect in improving patient’s kidney function, and patient’s kidney function will go down gradually due to the shortage of blood flow in kidney as blood will be taken out in the process of accepting dialysis. Besides, many other medicines will also be needed in dialysis treatment to control patient’s complications, or else patient’s lifetime will be shorten greatly.

    Besides, dialysis can bring many side effects, which are very suffering, and that is a major cause why patients quit dialysis.

    Thereby, dialysis is not a perfect choice for patients with kidney disease, and it is better for patients to do what they can to improve their condition before their condition is too severe.

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