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What is chronic kidney disease
What is chronic kidney disease

The sooner you intervene, the better the chance of catching CKD early, slowing its progression, and helping your patients continue the lives they know and love.3-5

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CKD, chronic kidney disease; CV, cardiovascular; eGFR, estimated glomerular filtration rate; GFR, glomerular filtration rate.

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