My friend was diagnosed with IgA nephropathy stage 3 about 1 yr ago. His current function is 24, taking predisone along with hypertension medication. What is his kidney risk for failure? He is 68 yrs old. Thank you.

I am unable to provide a prognosis without performing a complete history and physical examination.  The best person to ask this is his nephrologist, who knows his prior history and can perform a physical examination.

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