Chronic kidney disease
We have two kidneys, each about the size of your fist. They are near the middle of your back, just below the rib cage. They filter our blood and remove toxins from our body. our kidneys send toxins to our bladder. Our body later removes toxins during urination.
When our kidneys are not sufficient to removes the waste toxins from our body it means there are some problems related to the body and the Kidneys.
Kidney disease is a growing problem. Kidney Disease is common condition often associated with getting older, anyone can get it. Can get gradually worse over time and eventually the kidneys may stop working altogether
Chronic kidney disease when a person suffers from gradual and usually permanent loss of kidney function over time. The kidney function is lost over months or several years.
It is best when the disease is diagnosed at an early stage as early intervention may help to slow down the progress of the disease.
With loss of kidney function there is an accumulation of water, waste and toxic substances in the body that are usually excreted by the kidneys.
Stages of Kidney Disease
The stages of chronic kidney disease, are determined by the Glomerular Filtration Rate . Glomerular filtration rate is a calculation that determines how well the blood is filtered by the kidneys.
There are five stages of kidney disease.That you can see in below table.