Causes and Treatments for Swelling in Purpura Nephritis

Causes and Treatments for Swelling in Purpura NephritisFor people with Purpura Nephritis, swelling may occur around the faces, eyelids, ankles, limbs and so on. Well, what are the causes? and how to treat it effectively?

How does purpura nephritis lead to swelling?

Frankly speaking, the causes of edema can be summarized as follows:

Water-sodium retention Kidneys are two bean-shaped organs within the body, and they can help excrete metabolic products, extra fluid, toxins, etc out of the blood. However, in purpura, the impaired kidneys fail to function normally, as a result, excessive fluid and sodium can not be discharged out of the body fully, and that is why people with purpura nephritis present swelling.

Loss of protein In purpura, due to increased glomerular filtration membrane permeability, lots of protein will leak into urine. In this condition, the osmotic pressure of plasma will decrease, and extra fluid will flow into the interstitial spaces. As a result, edema occurs.

How to alleviate swelling in purpura nephritis?

Scientific diet It is known that too intake of salt will aggravate swelling. Thereby, they should stay away from salted foods, processed products, pickled foods, etc. Besides, low-protein diet, balance of potassium and phosphorus, etc are also necessary. For personalized advice, you can email and we’ll reply you as soon as possible.

Hot compress therapy To eliminate swelling fundamentally, it is eon. At our Huaxia Kidney Disease Hospital, hot compress therapy is highly recommended.

During the course, patients just need to lie in bed comfortably. With the help of osmosis device, active substances of the herbs can be penetrated into kidney lesion directly.

By dilating blood vessels, anti-inflammation, anti-coagulation and providing nutrients for the damaged kidneys, the treatment goal can be achieved finally. After a period of treatment, this abnormal symptom will be relieved radically.

If you or your beloved one are presenting swelling with purpura nephritis, do not forget that we are always here to help. Anything unclear, please consult with our online doctor or leave us a message below.

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