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Diabetic Kidney Disease (DKD) Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Diabetic Kidney Disease (DKD) is a complication that occurs in some people with diabetes.  In this condition, the filters of the kidneys, the glomeruli become damaged.   Because of this the kidneys ‘leak’ abnormal amounts of protein from the blood into the urine.   A raised level of albumen in the urine is the typical first sign … Continue reading Diabetic Kidney Disease (DKD) Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment