The life expectancy with third-stage kidney failure cannot be determined because it is considered the middle stage with a good chance for the patent's condition to improve, according to Kidney Failure Web. There are othe... More »

A person on dialysis treatment for kidney failure has a life expectancy of five to 10 years, the National Kidney Foundation states. However, many patients can live for 20 to 30 years. Life expectancy varies greatly from ... More »

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The life expectancy for stage 4 renal failure patients is not exact, according to the National Kidney Foundation. Dialysis patients can live for many years. Lifespan is largely dependent on overall health and how closely... More »

A person on dialysis treatment for kidney failure has a life expectancy of five to 10 years, the National Kidney Foundation states. However, many patients can live for 20 to 30 years. Life expectancy varies greatly from ... More »

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Kidney transplants provide two primary benefits: letting patients enjoy a longer and higher quality life. Doctors use kidney transplants, along with kidney dialysis, as last resorts for keeping patients with failing kidn... More »

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The common stages of chronic kidney failure are stage 1, with glomerular filtration rate of 90 or higher; stage 2, with GFR between 60 and 89; stage 3, with GFR between 30 and 59; stage 4, with GFR between 15 and 29; and... More »

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The number of years it takes for a person to develop stage 5 kidney failure varies, although the disease progresses slowly over many years, explains DaVita. If a patient is diagnosed with early-stage chronic kidney disea... More »