Does GFR 14 with Kidney Disease Mean Renal Failure

GFR(glomeruli filter rate) is one of indicators that can help to measure kidney function. So, does GFR 14 with kidney disease means renal failure?

In normal case, the GFR is more than 90 ml/min. And glomeruli can filter unwanted substances out of the body and reserve useful matters in body. In failure, renal function will decline and GFR is less than 15ml/min. However, GFR 14 does not means renal failure, because separate GFR can not measure renal function properly, and illness condition varies from person to person. So, GFR 14 does not mean renal failure. If you happen to be troubled by the sign and wonder whether your renal damage has develop into renal failure, email your test report to, after studying, we will give you a clear answer.

So, is it possible to improve renal function and increase GFR?

In Peking Tung Shin Tang Chinese Medical Hospital, our characterized therapy Medicated bath can improve renal function. The medicated bath liquid is abstracted from various kinds of traditional herbs, it is safe and no side effects, because herbs have been used for thousands of years, it is proved to be effective, painless.

During the course, patients can have a whole body bath or foot bath, and the active medicine can be absorbed by kidney lesions through skin and channel. By improving the blood circulation of the whole body, changing the condition of ischemia and hypoxia, renal function can be improved from the root. As long as kidney function is improved, patients can avoid the risk of renal failure, and GFR can be increased.

In addition, patients should keep a healthy diet so as to decrease the burden of failed kidneys. Such as, limit the intake of salt, protein and fat, pay attention to the foods that are rich in potassium and phosphorus. In the meanwhile, patients should ensure enough rest and avoid staying up.

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