Prognosis of Kidney disease


About prognosis: The 'prognosis' of Kidney disease usually refers to the likely outcome of Kidney disease. The prognosis of Kidney disease may include the duration of Kidney disease, chances of complications of Kidney disease, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Kidney disease, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Kidney disease. Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.

Deaths from Kidney disease: 35,525 annual deaths due to nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis (NVSR Sep 2001)
Cause of death rank: 8th leading cause of death in 1999 and 2000 is "nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis" (CDC)
Complications: see complications of Kidney disease

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