How to Prevent Kidney Failure with IgA Nephropathy

How to Prevent Kidney Failure with IgA NephropathyAccording to the research, about 25% to 30% cases of IgA Nephropathy will develop into kidney failure eventually. Well, what can patients do to prevent this from happening?

IgA Nephropathy(Berger’s disease) is an autoimmune disorder characterized by the deposition of immune complexes on mesangial area. Then the inflammatory reaction will cause damage to the nearby renal tissues, without effective control, the possibility of progressing into renal failure will be increased.

In that case, dialysis or kidney transplantation may be suggested by the doctors to sustain life. However, there are always some adverse effects and it is difficult to find a proper kidney. Fortunately, experienced nephrologists at our Huaxia Kidney Disease Hospital have brought patients with hope:

1. Effective control of possible symptoms. During the course, patients will present a number of symptoms like high blood pressure, proteinuria, blood in urine and so on. If left uncontrolled or poorly controlled, kidney damage will be more serious.

2. Removal of the immune complexes and improvement of kidney function. From the above contents, we can get a conclusion that inflammatory reaction is the direct cause of kidney impairment. Once the immune complexes are removed, can further kidney damage be prevented. Here, blood-purification technique can be used to achieve this goal. Such as, plasma exchange, hemoperfusion, hemofiltration, etc. For personalized advice, you are welcomed to chat with our Live Doctor!

In clinical, hot compress therapy can be adopted to repair the damaged renal cells and improve kidney function. And this target can be attained by dilating blood vessels, anti-inflammation, anti-coagulation and providing nutritions for the kidneys. (Wanna get the herbal list? You can firstly email us the diagnostic report to

3. Be alert to the inducing factors. When it comes to the cold, infection, bleeding, etc, the disorder may relapse easily.

Besides, they also need to kick off bad living habits and establish confidence in conquering the disorder. For instance, stay away from alcohol, tobacco products and take some moderate exercises regularly.

The above methods play significant roles in preventing kidney failure with IgA Nephropathy, anything unclear, please leave us message below.

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