Kidney Disease Burden

Some facts about the global burden of kidney diseases and kidney failure (source ISN tweet)

  • 85 crore people worldwide are now estimated to have some form of kidney disease
  • 26 lakh people received dialysis or transplantation (technically called RRT – Renal Replacement Therapy) worldwide
  • Between 23 – 71 lakh people die an early death due to lack of access to dialysis facility or kidney transplantation

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