Diabetic nephropathy is kidney disease or damage that results as a complication of diabetes. See also: Type 1 diabetes; Type 2 diabetes; Risk factors for diabetes; Chronic kidney disease.
Discover the link between type 2 diabetes and kidney disease, the leading cause for kidney failure in the U.S. Learn preventive steps you...
Having diabetes increases your risk for diabetic nephropathy, which causes damage to the kidneys. Early treatment can improve your outlook.