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Cockcroft Gault equation is used to calculate? (PNQ)



A Creatinine clearance
B Renal mass

C Renal blood flow
D Blood urea level

Ans. A Creatinine clearance

Stage

Description

GFR, mL/min per 1.73 m2

Action

1

Kidney damage with normal or GFR

90

Diagnosis and treatment, treatment of comorbid conditions, slowing progression, CVD risk reduction

2

Kidney damage with mild GFR

60–89

Estimating progression

3

Moderate GFR

30–59

Evaluating and treating complications

4

Severe GFR

15–29

Preparation for kidney replacement therapy

5

Kidney failure

<15 (or dialysis)

Kidney replacement (if uremia present)

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