In medicine, hemodialysis, also spelled haemodialysis, is a method that is used to achieve the extracorporeal removal of waste products such as creatinine and urea and free water from the blood when the kidneys are in a state of renal failure.
Peritoneal dialysis (CAPD)
Before dialysis was available, total kidney failure meant death. Today, people with kidney failure can live because of treatments such as dialysis and kidney transplant
CRRT provides slow and balanced fluid removal that even unstable patients - those with shock or severe fluid overload - can more easily tolerate.
Plasmapheresis is a process in which the liquid in the blood, or plasma, is separated from the cells. In sick people, plasma can contain antibodies that attack the immune system.
This is the best form of treatment for renal failure. Transplantation of organs can be done from live or cadaver donors (Brain dead Accident donors). Quality of life is definitely superior to any form of dialysis.
Renal (Kidney) biopsy
A renal biopsy is a procedure used to extract kidney tissue for laboratory analysis. The word “renal” describes the kidneys. A renal biopsy is also called a kidney biopsy.
The two major contributors to Chronic Kidney Failure are diabetes and high blood pressure. Hence, the sooner these illnesses are treated, the better the chance of preventing Chronic Kidney Failure.
Treatment and management of Nephrotic syndrome, acute nephritic syndrome, acute renal failure and chronic renal failure. Diabetic Nephropathy is the most commonly used to treat chronic kidney disease.