About Your Kidneys: How Continuing Loss of Kidney Function Affects You

As CKD progresses, your kidneys are working harder and less effectively, causing more symptoms.

  • Build-up of wastes and fluid = uremia
  • Inability to regulate and produce hormones

A nephrologist is a doctor who specializes in kidney disease. It's essential to see a nephrologist regularly to determine your stage of CKD and develop a treatment plan.

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