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How to Improve FSGS Prognosis

2013-11-06 15:39

As one of the causes of nephrotic syndrome, FSGS affects both adults and children. If you are a FSGS patient or there is such a patient around you, now follow us to learn about how to improve FSGS prognosis and then improve the quality of life.

How about the FSGS prognosis?

More than 5400 patients are diagnosed with FSGS every year. The number of FSGS cases are rising more than any other causes of nephrotic syndrome. FSGS is the most common cause of steroid resistant nephrotic syndrome in children and the second leading cause of kidney failure in children. About half of FSGS patients who do not respond to steroids go into ESRD each year. In that case, dialysis or kidney transplant will become the only choice in many countries. However, within hours to weeks after a kidney transplant, FSGS returns in approximately in 30-40% of patients.

How to improve FSGS prognosis?

Nowadays, dialysis or kidney transplant is no longer the only choice for kidney failure patients. The application of Immunotherapy in the clinic is to improve FSGS prognosis. You can click The Newest FSGS Treatment: Immunotherapy to learn more about this treatment.

To repair the glomerular damage and recover renal function is the key to improve FSGS prognosis, while Immunotherapy can help you achieve this. Of course a healthy diet is also very important in improving FSGS prognosis. If you need related diet suggestions or have any follow-up questions about Immunotherapy including its cost and duration time, you are welcomed to leave a message below or email to kidneyfailure@hotmai.com, our experts will surely reply you within 48 hours. You are not alone, we will be here fighting against the disease together with you.

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