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What is End-stage renal disease?

What is End-stage renal disease?

End-stage renal disease: Introduction

Types of End-stage renal disease:

Broader types of End-stage renal disease:

How many people get End-stage renal disease?

Prevalance of End-stage renal disease: 392,023 people in the USA 2001 (United States Renal Data System 2003 Annual Data Report, 2003)
Prevalance Rate of End-stage renal disease: approx 1 in 693 or 0.14% or 392,022 people in USA [about data]
Incidence (annual) of End-stage renal disease: 89,252 new cases (NIDDK)
Incidence Rate of End-stage renal disease: approx 1 in 3,047 or 0.03% or 89,252 people in USA [about data]
Prevalance of End-stage renal disease: Period prevalence (1999): 424,179 people5

    Resulting from these primary diseases:
      Diabetes: 150,404
      Hypertension: 100,169
      Glomerulonephritis: 62,119

Incidence (new beneficiaries of treatment, 1999): 89,252 people5

    Resulting from these primary diseases:
      Diabetes: 38,160
      Hypertension: 23,133
      Glomerulonephritis: 8,038
      Cystic kidney: 2,096
      All other: 17,825
(Source: excerpt from Kidney and Urologic Diseases Statistics for the United States: NIDDK)

Who gets End-stage renal disease?

Racial Information for End-stage renal disease: End-stage renal disease, which is disease of the kidney, is 2.8 times higher among American Indians/Alaska Natives than whites. (Source: excerpt from Minority: NWHIC)

How serious is End-stage renal disease?

Complications of End-stage renal disease: see complications of End-stage renal disease
Deaths for End-stage renal disease: 76,584 deaths in patients undergoing treatment in the USA 2001 (United States Renal Data System 2003 Annual Data Report, 2003)

What causes End-stage renal disease?

Causes of End-stage renal disease: see causes of End-stage renal disease
Risk factors for End-stage renal disease: see risk factors for End-stage renal disease

What are the symptoms of End-stage renal disease?

Symptoms of End-stage renal disease: see symptoms of End-stage renal disease

Complications of End-stage renal disease: see complications of End-stage renal disease

Can anyone else get End-stage renal disease?

Inheritance: see inheritance of End-stage renal disease

End-stage renal disease: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for End-stage renal disease.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and End-stage renal disease.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for End-stage renal disease: Nephrologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for End-stage renal disease.
Treatments for End-stage renal disease: see treatments for End-stage renal disease
Prevention of End-stage renal disease: see prevention of End-stage renal disease
Research for End-stage renal disease: see research for End-stage renal disease

Society issues for End-stage renal disease

Costs of End-stage renal disease: $22.8 billion in public and private spending for ESRD program costs in the USA 2001 (United States Renal Data System 2003 Annual Data Report, 2003)
Costs of End-stage renal disease: In 1994, the Federal Government spent about $9.3 billion on care for patients with ESRD. (Source: excerpt from End-Stage Renal Disease: NWHIC)

Cost statistics for End-stage renal disease: The following are statistics from various sources about costs and End-stage renal disease:

  • About $9.3 billion in federal spending (NWHIC)
  • End-stage renal program cost $22.8 billion in public and private spending in the US 2001 (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
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Hospitalization statistics for End-stage renal disease: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and End-stage renal disease:
  • End-stage renal disease resulted in 636,010 hospitalisations for dialysis related care in Australia 2001-02 (McDonald & Russ, 2003, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • End-stage renal disease resulted in 367,861 men hospitalised for dialysis related care in Australia 2001-02 (McDonald & Russ, 2003, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • End-stage renal disease resulted in 268,149 women hospitalised for dialysis related care in Australia 2001-02 (McDonald & Russ, 2003, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 11,601 people were hospitalised for kidney failure in Australia 2001-02 (Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 44% of people hospitalised for kidney failure were women in Australia 2001-02 (Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
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Medical procedure statistics for End-stage renal disease: The following are statistics from various sources about medical procedures and End-stage renal disease:
  • 56,598 people with end-stage renal disease were waiting for kidney transplants in the US (United Network for Organ Sharing, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 2,444 people with end-stage renal disease were waiting for kidney and pancreas transplants in the US (United Network for Organ Sharing, 2003, NIDDK)
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Organs Affected by End-stage renal disease:

Organs and body systems related to End-stage renal disease include:

Name and Aliases of End-stage renal disease

Main name of condition: End-stage renal disease

Other names or spellings for End-stage renal disease:

ESRD

End-stage renal disease: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, End-stage renal disease:

 

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