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Chronic renal failure

Causes of Chronic renal failure:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Chronic renal failure. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Chronic renal failure

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Chronic renal failure: Symptom Checker

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Chronic renal failure Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Chronic renal failure may include:

  • Treatment of underlying cause - e.g., hypertension, diabetes, autoimmune diseases
  • Diuretics
  • Fluid restriction
  • Dietary restrictions of potassium and phosphate containing foods
  • Treatment of renal bone disease - Vitamin D supplements
  • Treatment of acid-base imbalances - sodium bicarbonate
  • more treatments...»

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Chronic renal failure: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Chronic renal failure may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Chronic renal failure: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Chronic renal failure

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Chronic renal failure: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Chronic renal failure

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Chronic renal failure: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Chronic renal failure listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Chronic renal failure as a symptom include:

Article Excerpts about Chronic renal failure

Chronic renal failure (CRF) is the gradual reduction of kidney function that may lead to permanent kidney failure, or end-stage renal disease (ESRD). You may go several years without knowing you have CRF. (Source: excerpt from Your Urinary System and How It Works: NIDDK)

Chronic renal failure (CRF) is the gradual reduction of kidney function that may lead to... (Source: excerpt from Your Urinary System and How It Works: NIDDK)

Definitions of Chronic renal failure:

An irreversible and usually progressive reduction in renal function in which both kidneys have been damaged by a variety of diseases to the extent that they are unable to adequately remove the metabolic products from the blood and regulate the body's electrolyte composition and acid-base balance. Chronic kidney failure requires HEMODIALYSIS or surgery, usually KIDNEY TRANSPLANTATION.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Renal failure that can result from a variety of systemic disorders
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Irreversible and usually progressive reduction in renal function in which both kidneys have been damaged by a variety of diseases to the extent that they are unable to adequately remove the metabolic products from the blood and regulate the body's electrolyte composition and acid-base balance.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Chronic renal failure

The list below shows some of the causes of Chronic renal failure mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Chronic renal failure?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Chronic renal failure. Of the 67 causes of Chronic renal failure that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 4 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 61 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Chronic renal failure:

The following list of conditions have 'Chronic renal failure' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Chronic renal failure:

The following list of medical conditions have Chronic renal failure or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Chronic renal failure Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Chronic renal failure based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Chronic renal failure:

    Kidney failure, chronic, Uremia, chronic, Renal failure, chronic, CRF
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Chronic renal failure:

    Medical Conditions associated with Chronic renal failure:

    Renal failure (115 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Kidney symptoms (1125 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Upper abdominal symptoms (2707 causes)

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