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Symptoms of kidney failure you should not ignore

According to Medicinenet, the kidneys are very sacrosanct organs that are saddled with numerous responsibilities in the body. Some of them include; Filtering waste products from the body, regulating blood pressure, electrolyte balance, and red blood cell production in the body, etc. 

Since the kidney is a delicate organ, it can fail due to several reasons. There are numerous factors responsible for kidney failure, and treatment of the elementary disease may be the first step in fortifying the kidney abnormality. That is why we all need to watch out for the signs of kidney disease. 

There are different signs your body gives you once your kidney is affected. Some of them include; 

1. Lethargy.

2. Constant weakness of the body.

3. Shortness of breath

4. Swelling (edema) in different parts of the body. 

5. Generalized weakness due to anaemia. 

6. Loss of appetite.

8. Exhaustion. 

9. Congestive heart failure. 

10. Metabolic acidosis

Seek medical help once you begin to notice these symptoms. 

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