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Life Span of A Person with 40% Renal Function

2013-12-16 10:55

Kidneys play a vital role to keep us healthy. When kidneys fail to function adequately,it will affect the patient's life span significantly. What is the life span of a person with 40% renal function?

How serious is 40% renal function?

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) refers to gradual loss of renal function.It can be divided into 5 stages based on renal function. A person with 40% renal function is in stage 3 CKD.In this stage, a myriad of early symptoms begin to appear like edema,high blood pressure,bone disease etc.This is a very critical period to see for a treatment as the kidney damage can be reversed in some cases.If renal function keeps deteriorating further,the kidney damage will become irreversible.The patient’s life span will certainly be shortened significantly.

Life span of a person with 40% renal function

The life span of a person with 40% renal function varies from individual to individual as it is affected by variables.Some patients can live as long as the general population.However, some may die in a short time if the kidneys fail acutely.How to prolong the life span of a person with 40% renal function is the concern for the patients.

Control the complications

A majority of renal patients do not die of kidney disease itself, but its serious complications before kidneys fail completely. Therefore,it is important to treat the complications significantly.Email to kidneycares@hotmail.com  to treatment suggestions to control the complications of kidney disease.

A balanced diet

Kidneys can filter out waste products from our body which are mainly from what we eat.A balanced diet can reduce the production of metabolites, thus reducing stress on kidneys.


Stem Cell Therapy is an effective treatment for a person with 40% renal function. This therapy can restore the impaired kidney structure and enhance renal function by replacing the damaged renal cells with new cells. If the treatment is performed effectively, the patients will live as long as the general population.

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