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Causes, Symptoms and Treatment For ESRD

2013-07-15 11:44

ESRD is life-threatening or we can say deadly. It refers to the worst kidney condition which als can be called end stage kidney failure. Well, what causes this fatal disease? What are the symptoms and treatments? Here, we will make comprehensive introduction about causes, symptoms and treatment for ESRD.

What causes ESRD?

ESRD stands for End Stage Renal Disease, so any kidney problem and disease that may affect kidneys from functioning can be the causes of ESRD.

Basing on clinical statistics, as of now the leading two causes for ESRD are Diabetes and long-term, uncontrolled Hypertension. Aside from them, diseases like SLE (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus) and Purpura can also cause damages on kidney and lead to kidney failure or ESRD. Seeing from this point, protecting kidneys from being damaged actively is very necessary for people with Diabetes, years of Hypertension, lupus and purpura.

Aside from the above disease, there are some kidney problems which can progress to kidney failure directly if not treated properly and they are Polycystic Kidney Disease, FSGS, Nephrotic Syndrome, kidney stone, IgA Nephropathy, kidney cyst and so on.

The most common symptoms of ESRD

ESRD may involve all the body systems, so we may experience various symptoms with it:

* Metabolic taste in mouth, poor appetite, nausea, vomiting

* Elevation of blood pressure, irregular heartbeat

* Tiredness, poor concentration, pale look

* Shortness of breath, deep breath

* Dry skin, yellow skin, itching skin

* Foamy urine, blood urine, decreased urine output, frequent urination at night, anuria

* Swelling in face, eyelid, inside of ankle and even the whole body

* Bone pain, bone fracture, leg cramp, muscle cramp

Treatment options for ESRD

Dialysis and kidney transplant are the most commonly used method for ESRD. Dialysis helps to remove toxins in blood quickly, Kidney transplant helps to restore kidney function and get off dialysis. They are helpful, but both risky and expensive.

Actually, aside from these conventional treatment, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy also can be applied by ESRD patients who still have a certain urine output. Kidneys produce urine while filtering blood, so urine output indicates there are still healthy kidney function. Under such a condition, it is possible to improve kidney function.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherpay is based on several Chinese herbs which have been proven to be able to repair injured kidney cells which is essential for improving kidney function. Besides, it also shows effects in strengthening immune system, increasing immunity and promoting blood circulation. With these effects, kidney condition can be improved greatly.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is effective, but only available for ESRD patients who still have a certain urine output. Therefore, if you are such a patient, seizing this last chance will be of great importance.(For more information, please leave message to

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