In this video, Dr. Alok Kumar, Nephrologist, Dehradun will discuss about how often renal function tests are to be done. If a person has diabetes for more than five years, then renal function test has to be done six monthly. If the diabetes in more than 10 years, then monthly renal function test to be done.
Dr. Alok Kumar, Nephrologist, Dehradun, will explain eGFR in this video. eGFR stands for estimated GFR. It is the glomerular filtration rate, measurement of the capacity of the kidneys to do its works and how much the glomerulus is functioning.