The Nurse and Treatment for Uremia Patients with Skin Itching

Skin itching is the most common complication of uremia, especially for the patients who are in a long time dialysis. Some related researches show that about 37%~90% of maintenance hemodialysis patients have the skin itching repeatedly. And with the extension of dialysis time, this symptom will became heaver and heaver. Skin itching influences uremia patients’ life seriously, but the physical conditions of patients in our hospital have got improvement in different degree through our careful nurse and spacial treatment.

Because of lost kidney function, a lot of metabolic waists can be excreted out of body, toxins such as BUN, creatinine and so on depositing in body will lead to skin itching. So uremia patients shold pay more attention to the tips as follow:

1. Taking shower in lukewarm warter.

2. Due to the dry skin, patients should avoid washing hands in soap.

3. Maybe patients can use some emulsion to elivate dry skin.

4. The patients who are long-time bed should turn over frequently, avoiding pressure sores.

5. Manikuri oftenly

6. If there are wounds in skin, patients should see a docror immediately.

But only the daily nurse is not enough for uremia patients to get rid od skin itching. Patients should have a timely treatment. In our hospital, patients will take the Traditional Chinese Medical bath. Full bath with Chinese medicine need to decoct the medicines that have the function of discharging and blend them into medicinal soup at first, then let patients enter into the soup to bath fully in sufficient time, which can make ingredients in medicines immerse into body striae, enter into meridians and viscera, open pores and bladder, and discharge toxic pathogen in meridians and viscera through sweat and urine. Without a long time using our medicine, patients can relive their symptom of skin itching.

Uremia patients with skin itching who are interested in our treatment can contact our online doctors or send email to With our carefully nurse, patients can enjoy a more healther life.


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