Renal Failure or Kidney Failure or Renal Insufficiency

Renal Failure or Kidney Failure (formerly called renal insufficiency) is a medical condition in which the kidneys fail to adequately filter toxins and waste products from the blood. The kidneys, which serve as the body’s natural filtration system, gradually lose their ability to remove fluids and waste products (urea) from the bloodstream. They also fail… Read More Renal Failure or Kidney Failure or Renal Insufficiency

Chronic Renal Disease or Chronic Kidney Disease(CKD) – Develops Gradually

Kidney Function The Kidneys are a pair of bean-shaped organs that lie on either side of the spine in the lower middle of the back. Each kidney weighs about ΒΌ pound and contains approximately One Million Filtering Units called Nephrons. Each Nephron is made of a Glomerulus and a Tubule. The Glomerulus is a miniature… Read More Chronic Renal Disease or Chronic Kidney Disease(CKD) – Develops Gradually