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Causes of End-stage renal disease

List of causes of End-stage renal disease

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of End-stage renal disease) that could possibly cause End-stage renal disease includes:

End-stage renal disease Causes: Risk Factors

The following conditions have been cited in various sources as potentially causal risk factors related to End-stage renal disease:

Race Patterns for End-stage renal disease Causes:

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... (Source: excerpt from Minority: NWHIC) ...more »

End-stage renal disease: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of End-stage renal disease, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with End-stage renal disease:

End-stage renal disease: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of End-stage renal disease: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

End-stage renal disease as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have End-stage renal disease as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of End-stage renal disease. Our database lists the following as having End-stage renal disease as a complication of that condition:

Cause statistics for End-stage renal disease:

The following are statistics from various sources about the causes of End-stage renal disease:

  • 34% of cases of ESRD each year caused by diabetes in America (Renal Data Report, ANS, 1999)
  • 25% of cases of ESRD each year caused by hypertension in America (Renal Data Report, ANS, 1999)
  • 16% of cases of ESRD each year caused by glomerulonephritis in America (Renal Data Report, ANS, 1999)
  • 4% of cases of ESRD each year caused by kidney cysts in America (Renal Data Report, ANS, 1999)
  • 138,483 under treatment for ESRD resulting from diabetes in the USA 2001 (United States Renal Data System 2003 Annual Data Report, 2003)
  • 91,636 under treatment for ESRD resulting from hypertension in the USA 2001 (United States Renal Data System 2003 Annual Data Report, 2003)
  • 60,888 under treatment for ESRD resulting from glomerulonephritis in the USA 2001 (United States Renal Data System 2003 Annual Data Report, 2003)
  • 17,112 under treatment for ESRD resulting from cystic kidney disease in the USA 2001 (United States Renal Data System 2003 Annual Data Report, 2003)
  • Diabetes is the leading cause of kidney failure in the USA (Kidney and Urology Foundation of America)
  • High blood pressure is the second leading cause of kidney failure in the USA (Kidney and Urology Foundation of America)
  • End stage renal disease causes in Australia:
    • 13 women per 100,000 people are hospitalised for end-stage renal disease associated with diabetes in Australia 1998-99 (Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 17 men per 100,000 people are hospitalised for end-stage renal disease associated with diabetes in Australia 1998-99 (Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 15% of deaths from diabetes also had renal failure as an associated cause of death in Australia, 2002 (Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 16% of new cases of end-stage renal disease were due to hypertension in Australia 2002 (McDonald & Russ, 2003, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 26% of new cases of end-stage renal disease were due to diabetic nephropathy in Australia 2002 (McDonald & Russ, 2003, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 268 new cases of end-stage renal disease per 1,000 population have diabetic nephropathy as a causal factor in Australia 2001 (Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 27% of new cases of end-stage renal disease were due to glomerulonephritis in Australia 2002 (McDonald & Russ, 2003, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • 6% of new cases of end-stage renal disease were due to polycystic kidney disease in Australia 2002 (McDonald & Russ, 2003, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
    • Nearly 0.1% of diabetic adults attending specialist diabetes services suffered end-stage renal disease in Australia 2002 (Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 44% of new cases of end-stage renal disease is due to diabetes in the US (National Diabetes Statistics fact sheet, NIDDK, 2003)
  • 41,312 new cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from diabetes in the US 2001 (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 44% of new cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from diabetes in the US (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 24,942 new cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from hypertension in the US 2001 (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 27% of new cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from hypertension in the US (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 7,687 new cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from glomerulonephritis in the US 2001 (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 8% of new cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from glomerulonephritis in the US (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 2,143 new cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from cystic kidney in the US 2001 (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 2% of new cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from cystic kidney diabetes in the US (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 138,483 cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from diabetes in the US 2001 (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 35% of cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from diabetes in the US (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 91,636 cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from hypertension in the US 2001 (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 23% of cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from hypertension in the US (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 60,888 cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from glomerulonephritis in the US 2001 (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 15.5% of cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from glomerulonephritis in the US (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 17,112 cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from cystic kidney in the US 2001 (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
  • 4% of cases of end-stage renal disease resulted from cystic kidney in the US (United States Renal Data System, 2003, NIDDK)
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Related information on causes of End-stage renal disease:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of End-stage renal disease may be found in:

 

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