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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 Creatinine 5.6 Mean

2014-02-03 13:44

For people with kidney disease, they are usually detected with elevated creatinine levels in the blood. Today, you can have a basic understanding about creatinine 5.6.

Nowadays, creatinine(mainly serum creatinine) is a major indicator to reflex how your kidneys work. It is a break-down product of muscular activity and it can be kept at a fairly constant level.

Men tend to have higher creatinine level because they usually have more skeletal mass. And the value is 0.6-1.2mg/dL for male and 0.5-1.1mg/dL for female.

However, in kidney diseases, such as, kidney cyst, pkd or nephrotic syndrome, etc. When kidneys are impaired, they will not be able to function normally. As a result, wastes like creatinine will build up in the blood, resulting in increased creatinine level. After the above analysis, we can say creatinine 5.6 is a serious case and it indicates us a large amount of kidney function have been damaged.

In most cases, dialysis is recommended to reduce creatinine 5.6. And we should commit it’s therapeutic effect, but to patients’ disappoint, there can be some adverse effects and the underlying cause is still not resolved.

At our PKD clinic, nephrologists provide patients with blood-purification technique and hot compress therapy.

Blood-purification technique It aims at creating a favorable internal environment, and it consists of six parts, hemodialysis, hemofiltration, hemoperfusion, plasma exchange, immune adsorption, CRRT. And the advanced Plasauto iQ 21 can undertake the task.

Hot compress therapy It’s an innovation of TCM and modern technology, but applied externally. It is safety, comfortable and convenient. Most importantly, it can help promote kidney function from the underlying cause. Once renal function is enhanced, can creatinine 5.6 return to normal. If you are interested in this, please describe us your condition in detail and email to:

Besides, a scientific diet is also helpful to lower creatinine 5.6. For detailed info, you are welcomed to click here.

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