Kidney disease affects an estimated 37 million adults in the U.S. and can lead to life-threatening kidney failure.
The KidneyIntelX risk score categorizes a patient as low, intermediate or high risk for kidney disease progression and kidney failure.
Kidney Disease FactsIn the United States, 37 million adults are estimated to have chronic kidney disease—and approximately 90 percent don’t know they have it.
Risk factors for kidney disease include: diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, obesity, and family history.
Blacks or African Americans are almost 4 times more likely than White Americans to have kidney failure.