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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.

Life Expectancy for PKD Patient after Stopping Dialysis

2013-05-22 09:42

Life Expectancy for PKD Patient after Stopping DialysisMy father has end stage PKD and decided to stop dialysis. How about the life expectancy for PKD patient after stopping dialysis? Going through dialysis for long term and suffering from so big discomforts makes many dialysis patients try to live without it. However, is this behavior dangerous? Is there a method to make them live longer? Today, you can get what you want to know?

What’s the life expetancy for PKD patient after stopping dialysis?

Dialysis is a life-extending method for patients with advanced kidney disease as well as end stage PKD, because at this time nearly all of their kidneys has lost their ability to work. To prolong their life span, they must live with some kidney replacement treatments like dialysis. Even though long-term dialysis is more likely to cause severe discomforts, stopping dialysis prematurely is life-threating without any kidney repairing therapy.

According to clinical survey, most people who stops dialysis without doctor’s permission can live only several days to several months. This time is so short that these patients even can’t enjoy their life fully. Is waiting the coming death the only choice for these patients? Of course not. Since some great breakthroughs are made in recent years, stopping dialysis isn’t impossible for people with end stage kidney disease any more.

How to prolong the life expectancy for PKD patient after stopping dialysis?

Dialysis is needed when patients’ kidney function is lower than 15%, so kidney function improvement is a must if they want to decide stopping dialysis. In view of this, kidney experts work together and create a great breakthrough called Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy.

This therapy absorbing the essence of traditional Chinese medicine has a big improvement, because it can not only help shrink kidney cysts but also repair the damaged kidney tissues. Through improving the reabsorption of sac fluid and transporting enough oxygen and nutrition to the damaged kidney tissues, more and more kidney cells can recover to work again without pressure from big kidney cysts.

If you have PKD and live with dialysis, remember that only when your kidney function is improved, it is safe for you to stop dialysis. You hope to get rid of dialysis, or you want to shrink your kidney cyst? You can leave a message in the form below or send email to

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