Maryam Afkarian, Author at Renal and Urology News

Maryam Afkarian

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Diabetic Kidney Disease: General management

Does this patient have diabetic kidney disease? History, signs and symptoms The two chief signs of diabetic kidney disease (DKD) are increased urinary albumin excretion and reduced kidney function, as measured by estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) based on serum creatinine. Urine albumin excretion: Higher levels of urine albumin excretion are continuously correlated with severity…

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