Category: DN-Prognosis

Life Expectancy for Diabetics on Dialysis

Life Expectancy for Diabetics on Dialysis

As is estimated, the survival of all diabetic patients undergoing dialysis is 82% at 1 year, 48% at 3 years, and 28% at 5 years. Studies showed that type of diabetes, severe vascular disease,...

Is Diabetic Nephropathy (Diabetic Kidney Disease) Reversible in Different Stages

Is Diabetic Nephropathy (Diabetic Kidney Disease) Reversible in Different Stages

The first stage is characterized by increased glomerular filtration rate and enlarged kidney volume which is in proportion to the high level of blood sugar. Through insulin treatment and strictly control of blood sugar,...

If Diabetic Nephropathy Develops into Renal Failure

If Diabetic Nephropathy Develops into Renal Failure

Firstly, we should know the causes of Renal Failure. As we know, Renal Failure is the end stage of kidney disease. At this stage, most of the kidney tissues have been damaged and cannot...