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When Kidney Function 22% is Left, What Happens to the Body

What happens to the body if kidney function 22% is left? If wanting to answer this question, we should know that kidney function 22% means the condition is in stage 4 CKD. So this question turns to be the symptoms of stage 4 CKD.

Patients with stage 4 CKD may suffer symptoms like fatigue, too much fluid, urination changes, kidney pain, sleep problems, nausea, taste changes, uremic breath, loss of appetite, difficulty in concentrating, nerve problems and so on. At stage 4 CKD, a person is likely to develop complications of kidney disease such as high blood pressure, anemia, bone disease, heart disease and other cardiovascular diseases.

For patients with stage 4 CKD, the common treatments in the clinical will use the western medicines like steroid drugs or immunosuppressive drugs to treat the symptoms patients with stage 4 CKD present. However, once the condition develops stage 4 CKD, dialysis or kidney transplant will be in the near future. Dialysis must be done if much toxins in he body causes some life-threatening symptoms. However, For Renal Failure Patients, Dialysis Is Not A Long Plan for The Future. Compared to dialysis, kidney transplant helps patients with stage 4 CKD live a longer life, but the life expectancy has a certain relation with the primary disease, cases like PKD and FSGS have a relatively high relapse rate.

Immunotherapy is mainly used in China to help patients with kidney disease. The purpose of Immunotherapy is to repair the kidney damage and enhance kidney function through promoting blood circulation, removing blood stasis and providing nutrition for damaged kidneys. If kidney function 22% can be enhanced gradually, then dialysis and kidney transplant can be avoided effectively. So what symptoms are you suffering now? We will be here fighting against the disease together with you.

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