Category: DN-Prognosis

Prognosis of Diabetic Nephropathy (Diabetic Kidney Disease)

Prognosis of Diabetic Nephropathy (Diabetic Kidney Disease)

When urine protein presents, most of the time the kidney disease caused by Diabetes has developed for more than 10 years. The glomerulus disorder is already occurred in early stage of Diabetic Nephropathy. However,...

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,...