Kidney Failure (End-Stage Renal Disease)

Learn the facts about end-stage renal disease (ESRD), the final stage of chronic kidney disease, and how to reduce the risk of getting it.

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End-stage renal disease (ESRD) is the last stage of chronic kidney disease — where your kidneys are unable to function well enough to meet the needs of daily life. The kidneys of those with ESRD function below 10 percent of their normal ability. 

There was a rise in the number of people requiring dialysis from 2011 to 2015. This infographic shows that diabetes is the leading cause of chronic kidney disease and provides some tips on how to prevent the disease.

Learn the facts about chronic kidney disease end stage renal disease and how to reduce the risk of getting it. 


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