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Preventing Relapse and Aggravation of Kidney Disease and Slowing Down Its Progression, This Point Is Key

2018-04-10 03:37

Kidney disease is difficult to treat and gets relapse easily. For some renal patients, they fight so hard to win the illness with a lot of steroids, but due to some factors, the disease comes back, so they have to start treatment again.

Preventing Relapse and Aggravation of Kidney Disease and Slowing Down Its Progression, This Point Is Key

Among the factors that can worsen kidney disease and trigger its relapse, infections may the first one that occurs in your mind, such as common cold, quinsy, pneumonia, urinary tract infections, periodontal disease, etc.

Preventing Relapse and Aggravation of Kidney Disease and Slowing Down Its Progression, This Point Is Key

Why infections can cause kidney disease aggravation and relapse?

Kidney disease is a kind of immune disease. When bacteria and virus invade into our body, our body will identify those exotics, and then our immune system will choose white blood cells and antibodies to swallow them. The combination can form immune complexes. With blood circulation, they deposit on kidneys, trigger the relapse of disease. If you are Nephrotic Syndrome patients, catching a cold may increase your proteinuria and worsen your swelling. Therefore, kidney disease sufferers usually consider infections as God of Plague.

Preventing Relapse and Aggravation of Kidney Disease and Slowing Down Its Progression, This Point Is Key

How to prevent infections for kidney patients?

Due to the use of steroids and immunosuppressants, your immunity will be impaired so that your body gets invaded easily by bacteria and virus, and you are prone to getting infections. To prevent getting flu, you can inject vaccine before the flu season comes according to your condition.

Preventing Relapse and Aggravation of Kidney Disease and Slowing Down Its Progression, This Point Is Key

In these days, the weather changes very quickly. You had better keep warm and wear mouth-muffle when you go outside. If you get infections accidentally, do not take medications blindly. You had better see a doctor and take medicines under the instruction of doctors, because some medicines have renal toxicity, which can cause further kidney damage.

Preventing Relapse and Aggravation of Kidney Disease and Slowing Down Its Progression, This Point Is Key

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