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What does CKD stand for?

CKD stands for Chronic Kidney Disease

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They said up to 90% of chronic kidney disease goes undiagnosed in the early stages that compel medical professionals to play their key role in detecting and reducing the risk of kidney disease, particularly in high risk populations through awareness campaigns and screenings of blood.
Washington, January 20( ANI ): The risk of kidney failure is greater for people with chronic kidney disease who also have atrial fibrillation, one of the most common forms of irregular heart rhythm in adults, researchers including an Indian origin have found.
The findings suggest that chronic kidney disease patients and their physicians may be unaware of the dangers associated with supplementation, and also that physicians may be unaware that their patients are taking dietary supplements, Dr.
Given that chronic kidney disease of this severity affects 20% of the male population, our finding suggests that chronic kidney disease prevention may be a novel and worthwhile strategy for reducing cancer risk in the general population, they conclude.