Incidence of patients with chronic renal failure

  • Simona Kamceva
  • Velo Markovski Faculty of Medical Sciences, University “Goce Delcev”, Stip, R. Macedonia


Incidence of patients with chronic renal failure

in Skopje


Simona Kamcheva, Markovski Velo

Faculty of Medical Sciences, UGD– Shtip

Introduction:Chronic renal failure it contains a large number of pathological processes, all of which are characterized by a gradal loss of kidney function. HBI main dysfunctions associated with decreased glomerular filtration rate <60 ml/min and loss of tubular function.


Purpose:The purpose of this paper is to ascertain the incidence of patients with chronic renal failure on hemodialysis for the City of Skopje (of the Republik of Macedonia), for the period from 2012 to 2014.


Material and methods:

Centre for Public Health of the City of Skopje

Institute of Public Health of the Republic of Macedonia

University Clinic of Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine Skopje

Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Skopje


Results:In 2012 in Skopje,registered 1318 cases of chronic renal failure treated with dialysis, and according to data processed 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. While in 2013 the numer of cases increased by a total of 328 infected people, whereas this year the percentage dominance belongs to the female (50.1% of the total infected people in 1646).In terms of 2013 in 2014 in Macedonia incidence of cases in which declines were registered in 1586 patiens, of which 804 are males and 782 are females. Declining incidence is likely due to fewer new patient with HKD on the one hand, and dead or displaced from Skopje on the other hand.


Conclusion: The analyzed period , the City of Skopje in 2013 has the most registered patients on dialysis (1646) compared to 2014 and 2012.

Has the highest incidence in the age group of 55-64, more patients are female.


Used literature:

-US Renal Data System: Annual Data REport: Atlas of End Strage Renal Disease in the United States, Bethesda, National Institutesof Health;


-Владимир Серафимоски . Интерна медицина. Скопје, Катедра по интерна медицина. Македонска ризница Куманово.

-Чарлс Д. Форбс, Вилијам Ф.Џексон. Клиничка медицина: атлас во боја и текстови (3-то издание).Скопје:Магор.

Key words:chronic renal failure , prevalence, infected people .