What Causes Diabetics to Develop Kidney Disease?

Read Transcript

We think that the vascular disease in part contributes to the aggressive form of kidney disease that diabetics are subject to, but it's much more complicated than that and there is also, as there is with heart disease, there's a unique form of renal kidney disease that afflicts these individuals in which they are unable to hold the proteins in their blood that are very necessary and they spill out into the urine.