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Does Leg Swelling Indicate Kidney Disease

2016-02-12 10:26

Almost all of patients with kidney disease are living with swelling on their body. However, does leg swelling indicate kidney disease. Now, the renal experts from Beijing Tongshantang Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine will explain it in details. You also can add WhatsApp/Viber/Wechat+8618395615012 or contact our online doctor directly.

As a matter of fact, a wide variety of medical conditions can cause edema. Diseases that affect these organs and prevent them from functioning normally can cause the kidneys to retain salt and water that are two major components of edema fluid. This excess fluid leaks out of blood system and then get into surrounding tissues, leading to swelling in legs, feet and eyelids.

When there is fluid in lung also can contribute to swelling. Chronic lung disease may restrict blood flow through the vessels in the lungs. This restricted blood flow creates pressure in the vessels that can back up throughout the rest of the circulatory system. The pressure causes fluid to leak into surrounding tissues, causing swelling, such as in legs and feet.

In addition to, if you sit or stand too long at a place, you are also more likely to experience swelling.

The common conditions for contributing to swelling has been listed, if you want to know more details about this, please send your present condition and phone number to We will analyze your condition more accurately and reply you as soon as possible. In Beijing Tongshantang Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, a specific treatment called Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmothearapy is provided for patients to treat kidney disease. This is a therapy aiming at promoting blood circulation and dilating blood vessels. With the combination of herbal medicines and advanced equipment, sufficient blood and oxygen can be delivered to the kidneys. And then, the diseased kidney cells and tissues can be repaired gradually. The extra fluid can be eliminated out of body by improving kidney function.

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