Renal Stent is a device that is used for the treatment of kidney. This is a small tube, which is used to facilitate the flow from one region of the body to another one. This tube is made up of flexible plastic material and in the emergency time or if there is any problem regarding kidney it is placed inside the ureter. These tubes are flexible so it can move according the body movement. These renal stent varies from patient to patient.
Kidney performs extensive function in our body, it is very necessary that kidney must perform its functions properly. Kidney plays a very important role in our body because it perform many functions such as – (more…)
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Chronic renal failure is the progressive and gradual loss of the ability of kidney to perform its functions normally. This condition occurs when there is a loss of nephrons of the kidney. Kidney completely depends of nephrons because it is the basic functioning unit of kidney. There are near about one million nephrons present in each kidney. As we know that, the main function of the kidney is to clean the waste products formed in the body and various toxics from the blood and concentrate the urine. So if a person suffered from chronic renal failure then kidney is no longer be able to perform these tasks
Symptoms of chronic renal failure
When the function of renal fall below thirty milliliters per minute, which is about 30 % of the normal value. This can be check by measuring the renal function and it is measured as the glomerular filtration rate. When this rate shows kidney functioning below 30 milliliters per minute, different signs of urea start coming in view all that shows that person is suffering from this disease. Uremic symptoms can also lead to affect any organ system present in the body. (more…)