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Does GFR Increase Mean the Kidney Disease Turns to Better Side

2016-05-10 18:16

Does GFR Increase Mean the Kidney Disease Turns to Better SideDoes GFR increase mean the kidney disease turns to better side? In general, GFR level increasing indicates the disease is goes well. But as we know that, there are many factors can affect the levels of GFR, so we should diagnose it from all aspects.

As we all know Kidney Disease has five stages, in different stage the GFR level is different. GFR, glomerular filtration rate, is the best value to indicate kidney function. Knowing one's GFR helps your doctor to find your stage of kidney disease. It is important for doctors to make a proper treatment plan.

What is GFR ?

GFR (glomerular filtration rate) is a measure of how well your kidneys are filtering waste from your blood, and it can be estimated from a measurement of creatinine in your blood.

For people with GFR lower than 60, they are in stage 3 kidney disease, it is a vital stage. For people who are in this stage, their kidneys have been damaged moderately, so that demand immediately treatment, so as to avoid the disease goes worse. If left untreated, the disease will out of control and fall into stage 4 or 5 rapidly, then people have to face dialysis or kidney transplant.

Form the above we know that we should make further diagnosis to know that whether the GFR level increase indicate the disease are goes well or not, but no matter how, stage 3 is a reversible stage, so take the chance. If you need any help do not hesitant to contact us by email, we will try our best to help you.

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