Long term diabetics experience kidney failure which leads to anemia. How does kidney failure correlate to anemia?
Kidney failure correlates with anemia due to the endocrine role that the kidney plays. In addition to its role in the regulation of solute and water excretion the kidney has 2 endocrine roles: the conversion of vitamin D3 to calcitriol (used in calcium ...
How kidney failure and anemia are related is discussed.