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What Are Symptoms Of GFR 18

2014-05-05 03:09

What Are Symptoms Of GFR 18Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR) to 15-30 is stage 4 chronic kidney disease (CKD). As for GFR 18, we can know a person may suffer from CKD stage 4, which is an advanced kidney damage and declined kidney function. In stage 4 a person is likely to develop various symptoms. Well, what are the symptoms of GFR 18 in stage 4 kidney disease?

All of the symptoms are caused by declined kidney function and injured kidneys.

1. Fatigue

It is common to see CKD patients with fatigue which is caused by anemia.

2. Fluid retention

The kidneys fail to control how much fluid stays in the body. A person may have swelling on the face, hands, lower legs or ankles. Too much fluid in the body will make people shortness of breath.

3. Abnormal urination

Foamy or bubbly urine may occur. Also the urine color can be dark orange, brown, tea colored or red. A person may urinate more or less or go to the bathroom frequently at night.

4. Vomiting or nausea

Due to too many toxins and wastes in the body, vomiting or feel nauseated may be suffered by person with GFR 18.

5. Have no appetite

People with GFR 18 may not want to eat, and some people say they have a metallic taste in their mouth or bad breath.

6. Poor sleep quality

Some people cannot sleep well because itchy skin, muscle cramps or restless legs can keep them awake. They always complain about this condition.

Apart from the above common symptoms, kidney pain, difficulty in concentration, nerve problems and other organ symptoms can also be affected. Of course, a person may have no the above symptoms, but suffer from other symptoms. In this case, if you are suspicious whether your kidney disease has developed into stage 4 CKD and GFR of 15-30, you can send your test report to kidneycares@hotmail.com or contact our online renal experts directly. We all try our best to help you.

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