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Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a group of disorders that result from the formation and progressive enlargement of cysts in the kidneys without dysplasia, usually leading to renal failure.

What Does Kidney Function 17 Mean

2014-02-25 15:24

What Does Kidney Function 17 MeanThe decline of renal function can affect people’s life and work. Many people are puzzled about the meaning of kidney function. What does kidney function 17 mean? Let us read on together.

The meaning of kidney function 17

Kidney function 17 means glomerular filtration rate (GFR) has decreased. GFR is the the important indicators of renal function. If GFR lowers, the toxins or unnecessary waste will accumulate and can’t be removed from the body. In this case, kidneys will get severe damage and it can’t play physiological function normally.

What’s worse, if this condition goes on and can’t been uncontrolled, it will develop into kidney failure and even end-stage renal disease (ESRD). In order to avoid the happening of the tragedy, the best way is improve the kidney function and decrease the kidney damage.

The causes for kidney function decline

Some bad habits in life have a certain relationship with renal function decline. For example, lacking of sleep, weakened immune system, various infections and unhealthy diet.

What treatments you can adopt for kidney function 17 ?

In western countries, a large amount of patients use hematodialysis. This therapy can clean the blood, discharge the toxins in the human body. But if patients do analysis for a long time, the kidney function may be lost gradually. Aside form this, patients may appear some symptoms like vomit, dizziness, or other uncomfortable feelings after dialysis.

Today, more and more people trust in Chinese herbal medicine. Through many years’ experience and efforts, doctors has developed a new therapy, namely Hot Compress Therapy. It is used external, without surgery.

This therapy can play the function such as extending blood vessel, expelling toxins out of body, purifying blood, and providing the nutrient your body needs. At present, this therapy has saved thousands of patients.

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