Why Does Nephritis Lead to Swelling
Swelling is the most noticeable sign of nephritis, so, why does it occur? How to relieve the symptom? In this article, we will give you the answer.
Nephritis refers to inflammation of kidneys, it can be caused by infection, but in most cases, it is caused by autoimmune disorders that affect various organs include kidneys. Such as, patients with lupus are at a much higher risk for progressing nephritis. Only in rare cases, the condition can be genetically inherited.
The disease is very serious, or even deadly. Usually, nephritis will cause additional problems, for example swelling. For failed kidneys, they can not function properly, as a result, they can not rid the water from the body, so, water retention occurs, and the condition will further cause swelling of the feet, ankles, legs, hands, face and eyes.
In addition, the disease is associated with a condition called protein in urine, in which GFR(glomeruli filtrate rate) declines, and massive protein will flow into urine. In this case, patients will experience edema.
However, not all the swelling means you have nephritis, many kidney diseases can also lead to swelling. If you happen to be troubled by the symptom, go to hospital to get a clear diagnosis, or you can also send your test report to email@example.com, we will analyze your condition and give you a specific diagnosis.
So, is there an effective method to relieve swelling?
Swelling is usually treated with diuretics, such as Lasix, which can reduce the pain associated with swelling. However, only oral drug is not enough, since the underlying cause of swelling is the decline of renal function, so, in order to relieve swelling, the primary measure is to improve renal function. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy can achieve the goal. The external way have saved more than 600 foreign patients from 64 countries.
If you still have doubts about the cause of swelling with nephritis, or you are interested in the therapy, leave a message below.
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