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
Learn about kidney failure symptoms, stages, diet, treatment, causes, signs,
prognosis, diagnosis, and more.
Healthy kidneys clean your blood by removing excess from your body. But if
kidneys are damaged, they won't work properly. Read about the treatments.
Acute kidney failure is the rapid (less than 2 days) loss of your kidneys' ability to
remove waste and help balance fluids and electrolytes in your body.
Nov 14, 2014 ... This topic provides information about sudden kidney failure. If you are looking for
information about long-term kidney disease,see the topic ...
Sep 8, 2014 ... Renal failure occurs due to damage to the functions of the kidneys that lead to
failure of the normal filtration process. This could be sudden or ...
Acute kidney failure occurs when your kidneys suddenly lose the ability to
eliminate excess salts, fluids, and waste materials from the blood.
Nov 10, 2014 ... Learn about acute kidney failure caused by dehydration, drop in blood pressure
from injury, narrowing of blood vessels, heart attack, heart ...
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is long-standing, progressive deterioration of
renal function. Symptoms develop slowly and include anorexia, nausea, vomiting
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a condition characterized by a gradual loss of
kidney function over time. To read more about kidney function, see How Your ...