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Kidney disease in one, other has failed. Is there any treatment?

hi my name is orlando,and i desperately needs a help for my sister had a kidney disease,one of her kidney already failed.almost 70percent of her kidney doest work and only 20percent is working. - her creatinine is 1.7 and potassium 3.0.i desperately need a there any means to cure here disease,what food she needs to eat and what foods she need to avoid.thank u very much
Asked On : Sat, 29 Dec 2012
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Welcome to HCM.
CKD can be managed but not cured unfortunately.
The essence of treatment are
1. Restricted fluid intake.
2. Low salt diet.
3. Moderate protein diet.
4. Supplementation of vitamins, iron and calcium.
Please contact your nephrologist as he is the ideal person to guide you.
best regards
Answered: Thu, 3 Jan 2013
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