Stage 3 kidney disease causes fluid retention, kidney pain, sleep problems, fatigue and swelling of the extremities, states DaVita HealthCare Partners. A person with stage 3 kidney disease may also have brown urine, foam... More »

In the third stage of kidney failure, an individual has a moderate amount of damage to the kidneys due to chronic kidney disease. DaVita Health Care Partners lists these symptoms as including fatigue, fluid retention, ch... More »

Treatment for stage 3 chronic kidney disease, or CKD, involves eating a healthy diet and taking medicine to control glucose levels and high blood pressure, according to DaVita. Many CKD patients also have diabetes and hi... More »

Treatment for kidney disease depends on the underlying cause, but medications such as those used for treating fluid retention, swelling, high cholesterol or anemia can reduce symptoms and slow kidney disease progression,... More »

Stage four kidney failure is an advanced stage of kidney disease where a person has advanced kidney damage and a decreased glomerular filtration rate, states DaVita Kidney Care. A person at this stage of advanced kidney ... More »

Diabetes and high blood pressure are the main causes of kidney disease, and symptoms include fatigue, swelling, coloration of urine, shortness of breath and poor sleep, states Life Options. Further symptoms include skin ... More »

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According to The Renal Association, a patient is diagnosed with stage 5 kidney disease when kidney function falls to a level below 15 percent. Stage 5 kidney disease is also referred to as end-stage kidney disease becaus... More »

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