CKD (Chronic Kidney Disease)

CKD ( Chronic kidney disease)


The  common causes of CKD are

  • Long standing Diabetes mellitus

  • Hypertension

  • Chronic glomerular diseases ( usually underlying cause is obscure)

  • Chronic interstitial diseases.

  • Stone disease or other obstructive diseases like enlarged prostate, narrowing of urethra, cancer of cervix in woman or prostate in man,

  • Genetic diseases Polycystic kidneys, vesicoureteric reflux

  • Acute kidney injury that does not recover, Analgesic abuse,

  • HIV related kidney disease etc.