Stage five kidney failure means patient’s kidney damage is very severe, and many complications will appear at this point, which will cause many complications to patient.
Fatigue: fatigue is common in patient with kidney disease, and it will be more obvious for patient with stage five kidney failure. In fact, this symptom is caused by anemia. As we know, kidney has the function of excreting hormones, among which erythropoietin is an important hormone for our health, and the shortage of erythropoietin will cause the shortage of red cells, which can cause anemia.
Edema: edema is common in patient with kidney disease, and it can be more obvious in patient with stage five kidney failure. Edema is mainly caused by the large loss of protein and the retention of sodium and fluid. For patient with stage five kidney failure, he may feel hard to breath and have stomach pain, because edema can appear in his stomach and lungs at this point.
Urine changes: patient with stage five kidney failure can have obvious urine changes, like frequent urination at night, abnormal urine color, foams in urine, etc.
High blood pressure: high blood pressure often appears in patient with kidney disease, and it is more likely to appear in patient with stage five kidney failure. Hypertension is caused by kidney damage, and it will aggravate patient’s condition severely in turn.
Nausea and vomiting: patient with stage five kidney failure can have obvious symptoms in his gastrointestinal system, and patient may often have nausea and vomiting, which is mainly caused by the accumulation of toxins in patient’s blood.
Itching: this is also a common symptom in patient with severe kidney failure, and that will influence patient’s life quality greatly.
Nerve problems: patient with stage five kidney failure can have many nerve problems, like loss of appetite, tingling in his limbs, somnolence, problem in concentration, etc.
Bone problems: patient with end stage kidney failure also often has bone diseases, like osteoporosis, bone pain, fracture, etc.
These are the common symptoms that patient with stage five kidney failure often have, if you have any doubt in dealing with your condition, you can contact us, and we are glad to help you.