DaVita.com Kidney Education http://www.davita.com DaVita provides a complete range of dialysis treatments and support services for patients living with chronic kidney failure, also known as end stage renal disease, or ESRD. What Is Albumin? http://www.davita.com/diet-and-nutrition/diet basics/what-is-albumin?/a/5317

Donna Swartzendruber is a registered nurse and a member of DaVita’s Clinical Education Team. In this article, she discusses albumin, the most common protein found in the blood. Albumin is used by the body for growth and tissue repair. Learn the recommended albumin level and how to achieve it.