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Creatinine 7.9, GFR7, Hypertensive Nephropathy, 74 Years old

Patient: I am a patient of high blood pressure controlling by tablets. My creatinine level is 7.9 and GFR is 7. What I must do? Doctor: Hey, thanks for leaving us message. Before answer your questions, I have some questions for you and this...Read More

How Many Years People Can live with Dialysis

How many years people can live with dialysis? Dialysis is regarded as the last life-sustaining method for kidney failure patients who fail to find a matched kidney. It is used to replace damaged kidneys to remove toxins in blood; but disapp...Read More

How Long to Live after Stopping Dialysis

How long to live after stopping dialysis? Dialysis is life-sustaining but torturous; so many dialysis patients hesitate to stop dialysis, but they are afraid they are going to the end of life after stopping dialysis. Today, we will give an...Read More

Peritoneal Dialysis and Throwing Up

Patient: Is there any link between peritoneal dialysis and throwing up? My mom has kidney failure and is on dialysis. Recently, she has been vomiting a lot. Why is this? What he feels like wanting to throw up? Doctor: Is there any link betw...Read More

What to Expect with Kidney function 10%

Hey, thanks for leaving us message. We are so sorry to hear your son is suffering. How is his illness condition? Hope he feels better now....Read More

Level of Creatinine for Dialysis

What is the level of creatinine for dialysis? Serum creatinine level is an important indicator that can help to decide whether dialysis is needed or not for kidney failure patients. Dialysis helps to purify blood, which is very necessary fo...Read More

Why Is There Heavy Breath During Dialysis

Dialysis is usually used as a life-sustaining medical method for kidney failure patients. It is used to help prolong life span and increase life quality; however, some patients complain they have heavy breath during dialysis. Whats this all...Read More

Once You Start Kidney Dialysis Can You Stop

Once you start kidney dialysis can you stop? This is a commonly asked question among kidney failure patients. Dialysis is needed when large amounts of toxins build up in the blood, as if these harmful are not removed timely and effectively,...Read More

Will Dialysis Cause Dizziness

Will dialysis cause dizziness? Dialysis is supposed to make patients feel more comfortable as it can remove excessive water and metabolic wastes out of the blood. However, in some cases, patients complain they feel dizziness during or after...Read More

Is It Possible for One to Get Off Dialysis with Kidney Failure

Hey,thanks for emailing us. I am so sorry to hear your father is suffering. Dialysis is helpful for people whose kidneys have completely failed, but it does not mean they can not live without dialysis. In some cases of kidney failure, impaired kidney ...Read More