There are many people have diabetes, so many diabetic patients very concerned about their conditions. Many patients scared that their disease become diabetic nephropathy. what are the early symptoms of diabetic nephropathy? Now, let us tell you some early symptoms of diabetic nephropathy.By the way, if you have any other questions about kidney disease,you can consult our online doctors or leave your question below, our doctors will answer you in 24 hours.
The first sign of diabetic nephropathy is proteinuria. When patients have a continuous proteinuria, their GFR start reduce. With the development of disease, the volume of proteinuria increase gradually, and the volume of proteinuria is consistent with the severity of renal disease. When GFR is lower than normal obviously and show much proteinuria, it will lead to renal failure quickly. However, if proteinuria of 24 hours is less than 3g, and the volume of proteinuria is not increase quickly, patients would have a slow progress of kidney failure.
The second symptoms of diabetic nephropathy is nrphrotic syndrome. About a half of patients would appear the symptoms of swelling which because they had lost much protein. However, the greater the age, the more cause of edema caused by other reasons. There is about 20 percent patients would get the nephrotic syndrome.
The third symptom is high blood pressure. That will worsen diabetic nephropathy patients’ kidney function.
Do you have those three sign of diabetic nephropathy? The diabetic patients need check their condition regularly to prevent diabetic nephropathy. Once find you have these symptoms, you should go to the hospital timely to see a doctor. Do not think it is not very important, those are all the reasons to cause kidney failure.
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