Chronic Kidney Failure is one worldwide health issue. Stage 3B kidney failure indicates kidneys are functioning at 30%~44%, while their life expectancy must be affected more or less. Of course, many factors impact Stage 3B Chronic Kidney Failure patients’ lifespan.
What is chronic kidney failure?
Chronic kidney failure is one progressive condition. Professional kidney experts classify the severity of chronic kidney failure, or chronic kidney disease, into five stages. Meanwhile, stage 3 renal failure is also divided into stage 3a and stage 3b, and the later stage is more severe than the former stage.
How about the life expectancy of Stage 3B Kidney Failure?
In this stage, kidneys can still work by themselves, and patients still have high level of kidney function. However, some complications and problems do occur to shorten patients’ lifespan if left uncontrolled, but they can accelerating the progression of stage 3 aggravating into stage 5 rather than threatening patients’ life directly. Once patients’ illness condition develops into end stage, they may need to begin dialysis. Then, the average remaining life expectancy will range from 3.6 to 5.1 years.
As we all know, life expectancy of stage 3B kidney failure changes a lot from case to case.
What’s the reason? This is because in addition to kidney function level, many other factors also affect patients’ life span. For example, high blood pressure can increase the risk of cardiovascular diseases, which is one leading death cause for kidney failure. Therefore, if you have this problem, you should take treatment to extend your lifespan actively.
How to prolong stage 3b kidney failure patients’ life expectancy?
To achieve this goal, a healthy diet, well control of complications and correct medical therapies are all essential. If you want to reverse your kidney damage or live longer, you can contact us. We are glad to help you develop a detailed treatment plan in detail free of charge.