A person with stage 5 chronic kidney disease (CKD) has end stage renal disease (ESRD) with a glomerular filtration rate (GFR) of 15 ml/min or less. At this advanced stage of kidney disease, the kidneys have lost nearly all their function, and eventually dialysis or a kidney transplant is needed to live.

What are the symptoms of stage 5 kidney disease?

  • Bleeding and bruising easily

  • Anemia

  • Increased blood pressure

  • High levels of urea in the body

  • Feeling noticeably fatigued or tired

  • Loss of appetite, nausea, and vomiting

  • Swelling, especially in the feet and ankles

  • Reduced mental alertness, increased trouble concentrating, or general confusion

  • Seizures

What is the treatment for stage 5 kidney disease?

  1. Dialysis

  2. Transplant

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