Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) is one progressive condition in which patients experience more and more symptoms and problems. Nearly all of kidney patients are eager to get rid of this, so is Chronic Kidney Disease reversible?
Firstly, the answer should depend on kidney disease stages.
According to glomerular filtration rate (GFR), chronic kidney disease is divided into five stages. Read on to find out which stage your kidney disease is in.
Stage 1 CKD, GFR is above 90ml/min;
Stage 2 CKD, GFR ranges between 60 ml/min and 89ml/min;
Stage 3 CKD, GFR ranges between 30ml/min and 59ml/min;
Stage 4 CKD, GFR ranges between 15ml/min and 29ml/min;
Stage 5 CKD, GFR is less than 14ml/min.
Finding out your kidney disease stage, so you can estimate the chance to reverse chronic kidney disease.
Secondly, learn the possibility to reverse your kidney disease.
If you are in stage 1 and stage 2, we promise we can develop an effective treatment to make your kidney damage reversed. If you are in stage 3 or stage 4, we can only promise that you have 50% of chance to reverse your kidney condition. If you are stage 5, the only thing we can do for you is to stop your kidney condition from worsening or promise you don’t have life-threatening complications.
Finally, try to find out how to reverse chronic kidney disease.
During this process, food therapy and medical treatments both play an important role. Basic dietary suggestions include limited intake of sodium, protein, phosphorus, potassium, etc. Medical therapies should be able to control patients’ symptoms, protect remaining kidney functioning tissues and repairing damaged kidney cells.
As for detailed treatment and dietary plans, we need to know more about your illness condition such as creatinine level, BUN level, blood pressure, etc. Therefore, you can make sure you will take correct and effective treatments to reverse chronic kidney disease.