In-depth

Coping and support

Palliative care

Risk factors

High blood pressure (hypertension)

Symptoms

Chest pain

Fatigue

Nausea and vomiting

Shortness of breath

Tests and diagnosis

Kidney biopsy

Ultrasound

Urinalysis

Urinalysis can be used to assess your overall health, detect a wide range of disorders, or monitor a medical condition or treatment.

Treatments and drugs

Kidney transplant

Peritoneal dialysis

During peritoneal dialysis, a fluid flows into your abdominal cavity where it draws wastes from blood vessels in your abdominal wall. The fluid is then withdrawn and discarded.

Jan. 30, 2015