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What factors are associated with albuminuric and non-albuminuric diabetic kidney disease, and with the eGFR reduction over time?

Diabetic kidney disease (DKD) is the leading cause of end-stage renal disease (ESRD), the most serious and expensive stage of chronic kidney disease (CKD). Pre-ESRD stages of CKD are also associated with significant health care burden. DKD can progress to ESRD with or without albuminuria. Better understanding of risk factors attributable to the development of albuminuric and non-albuminuric DKD, and to their progression... more »


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