What are the signs of diabetic nephropathy for diabetes patients? The most concerned question for diabetes patients is whether their condition would lead to diabetic nephropathy. If you are a diabetes patient, you need pay attention to those signs of diabetic nephropathy:
Protein in urine
In clinic, the only one sign of diabetic nephropathy for diabetes patients is protein in urine. Began to be intermittent, and gradually developed into continuity. The urine routine test cannot find out the micro albumin urine at the early stage. But when patients find they have protein in urine, the disease usually have been developed to the middle stage.
In the early stage, patients do not have the symptom of swelling, or just have eyelid edema in morning. A few patients would have light edema before the reducing of plasma proteins. The later period of diabetic nephropathy is patients appear much protein in urine and serious swelling.
High blood pressure
High blood pressure not only the early sign for diabetic nephropathy, but also the important element to worse the diabetic nephropathy.
There is a great difference in the progression of diabetic nephropathy. Some patients could keep normal kidney function for many years with protein in urine, but some patients would appear the symptoms of nephrotic syndrome quickly and develop to kidney failure.
Increased nocturnal urine
Kidneys maybe damaged if patients have the symptom of increased nocturnal urine or large amount of urine volume.
It is a common manifestation of renal damage.
These are some symptoms of diabetic nephropathy, if you have those symptoms, you need pay more attention to your health.
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What? Those diseases could cause kidney failure!
Kidney failure is a kind of pathological state caused by all kinds of chronic kidney diseases. There are many elements could lead to kidney failure such as nephritis, severe trauma or drug poisoning. Now we what diseases could lead to kidney failure easily.
Which kind of disease could cause kidney failure easily?
Primary glomerular nephritis
There are many kinds of primary glomerular nephritis, but chronic glomerular nephritis is the most common one. And there are many clinical symptoms such as protein in urine, blood in urine, high blood pressure and swelling which also with different degrees of kidney function losing.
A long time uncontrolled diabetes also easy to cause kidney failure. Diabetic nephropathy is a common complication of diabetes which many patients and doctors have ignored it. The symptoms are increased kidney size, high GFR, protein in urine and high creatinine level etc. So diabetes patients need check their urine and blood regularly.
It is a common disease in elderly. Continuous increased blood pressure would increase the renal burden and damage the kidney. The early symptom is increased nocturnal urine. Hypertension nephropathy patients need check urine and kidney function regularly.
PKD( polycystic kidney disease)
PKD is a genetic disorder with countless cysts in kidneys. Patients usually appear the uncomfortable feelings around 40 years old. The main symptoms are back pain, blood in urine, proteinuria and high blood pressure.
The most terrible enemy for patients is not the disease, but patients themselves. If everyone can pay more attention to many details in daily life and do not lost their heart while they are suffering from the disease. They will get better and better day by day. If you want a proper treatment for your kidney problems, please leave a message below or contact with our online doctors. We will try our best to help you.
Do not look down on kidney stones!
Do not look down on kidney stones! We all know that kidney stone is a common disease in our daily life. But do you know it also could lead to many disease? Now let us learn about what can be caused by kidney stones.
Influence kidney function even could lead to uremia
If kidney stones stay in body for a long period, the stone easy to stay in the renal pelvis and ureter junction which would lead to urinary obstruction. Urinary obstruction would influence kidney function.
UTI( urination trace infection)
Stones usually contain a lot of germs. If renal stones stay in man’s body which would lead to infection, severe would lead to blood poisoning and dangerous to life. In addition, UTI also could increase the stone quickly. The symptoms of UTI are fever, back pain and appear pyocyte.
Calcareous would stay in renal tissue which mostly happen to patients with hypercalcemia. If serious, it would lead to interstitial fibrosis, glomerular sclerosis and renal tubular atrophy.
Cause local damage
Small and active stones, the local tissue damage is very light, but the stone which is big and changeless would cause ulcer, proliferation of fibrous tissue and so on.
So kidney stone patient also cannot ignore the little stones in your body, if you cannot remove the stones, they could damage your kidney function even could make your kidneys cancerous.
The most terrible enemy for patients is not the disease, but patients themselves. If everyone can pay more attention to many details in daily life and do not lost their heart while they are suffering from the disease. If you have any question on kidney disease, or if you want to know more information about our treatments, you can consult our online doctors or leave your contact way below which our doctor will contact you in 24 hours.