Kidney Failure

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This six-page illustrated handout educates people about kidney failure, also called renal failure, which is when the kidneys cannot remove excess fluid, minerals, and wastes from the body because of disease or injury. It explains the role of healthy kidneys in bodily functions, and clarifies that a person can live a healthy life with one kidney. It identifies the two kinds of kidney failure as acute and chronic, and discusses the causes and treatment options for each condition.

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Health Information Translations
Country of Origin:
United States
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Resource developed in English and translated into other languages
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A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Last Reviewed by Author(s):
6/1/2012
Record Last Updated:
11/1/2017

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