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Kidney failure - Wikipedia

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Kidney failure, also known as renal failure or renal insufficiency, is a medical condition of impaired kidney function in which the kidneys fail to adequately filter  ...

How Your Kidneys Work - The National Kidney Foundation

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Chronic kidney disease is defined as having some type of kidney abnormality, ...

Kidney Failure: Signs, Symptoms, Causes & Stages - MedicineNet

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Kidneys are the organs that filter waste products from the blood. They are also involved in regulating blood pressure, electrolyte balance, and red blood cell ...

Your Kidneys and How They Work - WebMD

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Unfortunately, kidney disease cannot be cured. But if you are in the early stages of a kidney disease, you ...

Kidney Disease Causes and Basic Information - WebMD

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Jan 9, 2016 ... Learn about the causes and symptoms of kidney disease from the experts at WebMD.

Your Kidneys and How They Work | National Institute of Diabetes ...

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Explains what kidneys do and why they are important to maintain life. ... they keep the composition, or makeup, of the blood stable, which lets the body function.

Kidney Function Tests: Purpose, Types & Procedure - Healthline

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Oct 15, 2015 ... Kidney function tests are simple blood and urine tests that can help identify problems with your kidneys. The kidneys filter waste materials from ...

Overview - Chronic kidney disease - Mayo Clinic

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Aug 9, 2016 ... Chronic kidney disease, also called chronic kidney failure, describes the gradual loss of kidney function. Your kidneys filter wastes and excess ...

Mild-to-moderate Chronic Kidney Disease - Patient

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Kidney problems. If you have chronic kidney disease (CKD) then your kidneys are not working as well as they once did. Various conditions can cause CKD.

Kidney Disease: Early Detection and Treatment - MedlinePlus

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Many Americans know nothing about kidney disease—until it's too late. "Unlike many diseases, kidney disease often has no symptoms until it is very advanced,"  ...