How Far Are You from Uremia

2018-11-02 17:42

How Far Are You from UremiaNowadays, the high incidence of chronic kidney disease affects the quality of life of patients' families. Some of these patients are almost asymptomatic and require only a few visits to the hospital occasionally. For some patients, symptoms are obvious, so they have to go to the hospital for a period of time every year. In severe cases, the illness can endanger life.

Patients’ ignorance of their pathological types is an important reason for the aggravation of the disease. Today, I will analyze the ten most common types of kidney disease so that patients can establish the most basic understanding of their own disease.

IgA Nephropathy (Berger’s Disease)

It is a worldwide glomerulonephritis. The milder the symptoms at onset, the better the follow-up treatment effect, and pay attention to the control of proteinuria and hypertension during the treatment process.

Membranous Nephropathy

First-stage membranous nephropathy is likely to be cured. If patients are not sensitive to hormone therapy, steroids + immunosuppressant pulse therapy or Chinese medicine treatment can be considered.

Minimal change disease

Some may be completely cured. Patients are highly sensitive to hormones, but get often relapses after discontinuation. It is recommended to add adjuvant therapy and slowly reduce the medication.

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS)

The diagnosis of this disease is complex and relatively difficult to treat, and active symptomatic treatment is particularly important.

Chronic glomerulonephritis

The medical condition of most patients are relatively mild, and treatment can be followed to prevent drastic aggravation. Patients with long-term large amount of hematuria need to pay special attention.

Lupus Nephritis

It is a systemic immune diseases which causes massive immune complexes to attach the whole body. The main treatment is immunosuppressants. During the treatment, it is important to avoid infections.

Purpura Nephritis

Patients should pay attention to avoid contacting with allergens. This disease has certain self-limitation. For children, it is ok to receive normal treatment.

Diabetic Nephropathy

Usually type 2 diabetes does not kidney disease until 5 to 10 years later, and the late treatment is extremely difficult. Therefore, we must pay attention to the early treatment, and the adjustment of lifestyle.

Hypertensive Nephropathy

Patients with hypertension usually does not have kidney disease until 5 to 10 years later. The key to control the condition is to control blood pressure, among which ACEI and ARB are the first choice drugs for treating hypertension nephropathy.

Polycystic kidney disease (PKD)

Polycystic kidney inheritance can be examined by four-dimensional color doppler ultrasound so as to help patients give birth to a healthy baby.

In addition, Nephrotic Syndrome is not a disease, but a group of symptoms. Determining the pathological type is of great significance for treatment.

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is complex. Hope the above information can help you a clear mind. For more information on CKD, please leave a message below or contact online doctor.

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