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Is Dialysis Helpful for Treating Kidney Failure

2015-08-24 17:35

Is Dialysis Helpful for Treating Kidney FailureIs dialysis helpful for treating kidney failure ? It is known that dialysis will be recommended to kidney failure patient to prolong their life span, but few people know its exactly function. To be actually, it is helpful for removing those wastes and toxins in blood but it can not treat kidney failure from its root.

What is dialysis ?

Dialysis is a replacement of failed kidneys. It is often needed when one develops ESRD (End-stage Renal Disease) and by the time, one has already lost 85 to 90 percent of kidney function. The therapy is able to keep your body in balance since your own damaged kidneys couldn’t do their job well. It is helpful for removing wastes, toxins and extra water from blood

Is dialysis helpful for treating kidney failure ?

From the above we can know that dialysis is helpful for removing wastes and toxins, and uric acid and proteins can be discharged with them together.

But you know that dialysis just can do part of kidney’s job, and it can not repair the damaged kidneys nor protect them from further damage. So if you want to reverse your disease, just depend on this treatment it is not enough. In addition, long-terms of dialysis may bring some side-effect, so you’d better pay high attention to it.

Now you know that dialysis can help kidney failure patient live better with this disease by reliving those symptoms of kidney disease, but cannot treat this disease from its root.. If you still have other questions about dialysis or need any help in treating kidney failure, you can send email to us, we will try our best to help you.

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