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Why Kidney Failure Patients have Swelling

2015-08-30 15:20

Why Kidney Failure Patients have SwellingSwelling is the early symptom of kidney failure, and it happens severely with progression of kidney failure. Swelling decreases patients’ life quality severely. Why kidney failure patients have swelling? Most importantly, how to relive swelling with kidney failure?

Why Kidney failure patients have swelling in the body?

In genera, the healthy kidneys are responsible to eliminate the waste and excessive water from your body. The damaged kidneys are unable to remove out the water effectively, and then, the extra water will deposit in the body. Another contributor for swelling is protein in urine. When kidney failure happens, there is severe damage in glomerular. Protein which has the ability to capture water in the body will leak in the urine, which causes kidneys with proteinuria to experience swelling in the face, eyes and ankles.

How to relive swelling with kidney failure?

When the diseased kidneys can not eliminate excessive water out of body effectively, a replacement of kidney will be needed to do the work. And dialysis is a treatment which can help patients remove out the wastes products and extra fluid, help patients live longer, improve patients’ life expectancy, to some extent. While, for most of patients, dialysis is not a perfect treatment to help patients relive the symptoms of swelling. And dialysis has own its deficiency. Dialysis makes patients experience fatigue, headache, muscle cramping.

If patients suffer from severe swelling persistently, it decreases patients’ life quality seriously, kidney transplant will be suggested for patients to enjoy a high quality life.

Shijiazhuang Kidney Disease Hospital provides patients a treatment to deal with kidney disease, called Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy. This is a treatment used externally. The main materials in this therapy are Chinese herbs and then, they are refined into powder. In order to improve its efficiency, the Chinese herbs should be collected into powder and then patients just need to lie down on the two medicated bags. With the help of this treatment, patients can be improved greatly through a method of promoting blood circulation, dilating blood vessels, reliving inflammation and coagulation, delivering sufficient blood and oxygen to the kidneys to help it get recovered.

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