Patient: hi,doctor. I am a diabetic kidney disease with high blood pressure. Can i recover my kidney function?
Doctor: how about your creatinine level?
Patient: creatinine 689.
Doctor: how long have you been on dialysis?
Patient: 6 months.
Doctor: do you have protein in urine, anemia, fatigue, nausea, poor appetite?
Patient: yes, all of these.
Doctor: okay. What treatments do you want to have?
Patient: my doctor told me the kidney transplant that if i accept the life span will be shorter than others. Is there any other treatment to cure my kidney disease?
Doctor: okay, due to your illness conditions that i recommend the systematic treatments to you, which can help improve your kidney function to prolong the life span.
Patient: what are the systematic treatments?
Patient: can i recover my kidney function?
Doctor: it is impossible to recover kidney function for damaged kidney. But we can reduce the times of dialysis and improve kidney function for a longer and better life.