If we leave out other factors which can cause protein in urine, then the protein in urine can be a common symptom of FSGS. It can present foamy urine or bubbles in urine. Generally speaking, healthy people can keep protein from leaking out of the body through glomerular filtering function and kidney tubule's reabsorbing function.See more
IgA nephropathy, also known as Berger's disease, is caused by the deposition of immune globulins in glomerular mesangial area. It is a kidney disease which easily hits children and teenagers. The best diet plan for IgA Nephropathy can not only help improve patients' life quality, but also has high influences on improving the outcome of treatments of this disease.See more
Question: I am a FSGS sufferer and I have been on prednisone for 5 years. I never had experienced hair loss before but this time I experience an abnormal hair loss. Is the hair loss because of my medicine? Thanks in advance!See more
Question: Recently I am diagnosed with IgA Nephropathy. My creatinine level was 4.5. At present doctor suggested tablet to control blood pressure and strict food control. Creatinine levels came down to 3.5. Can creatinine level further come down?See more
Pomegranate is considered to be a kind of healthy food, which can help your body in more ways than one. Is pomegranate good for Nephrotic Syndrome patients? After reading this article, you will find the answer. If you have any other questions about Nephrotic Syndrome, please contact online doctor or leave a message below.See more
Question: I am a patient of Nephrotic Syndrome Suffering from 2011. And I am also a type 2 Diabetic patient. Kindly let me know the diet. Thanks.See more
IgA Nephropathy or IgA kidney disease is a relatively common kidney disease. Conventional treatment is to use western medicine to control symptoms, butSee more
No one wants their disease get worse, right? In the following, there are four tips to help IgA Nephropathy patients prevent kidney failure. Hope they cSee more
Question: Hi, Been diagnosed with IgA Nephropathy. Just looking at how can I improve my eGFR? It is only 30. Answer: IgA Nephropathy is an auto-immuneSee more
Can IgA Nephropathy patients survive if only 10% of the kidney is working? For some patients, they may die soon, while for some other patients, they maSee more
Question: My daughter is 15 years old and she was diagnosed with FSGS about six months ago. This is all new to me and I need help. Please send me naturSee more
Hormones are the most commonly used drugs for FSGS patients, but do you know its specific function? The hormones used in FSGS are glucocorticoids, whicSee more
Question: My wife got diagnosed with kidney scarring and eGFR is at 30%. She is only 38 years old. Can eGFR improve in the scarred kidneys? Please suggSee more
Question: My sister has FSGS. She has done kidney transplant. But recently she started to have proteinuria. She still has normal kidney function, but wSee more
Glucocorticoid is a commonly used treatment for Nephrotic Syndrome patients. It can help reduce proteinuria and control the progression of disease, butSee more
Patients with primary Nephrotic Syndrome (PNS) are often associated with hypothyroidism, which not only aggravates the pathological changes of the kidnSee more
Question: My son has Nephrotic Syndrome. After more than 1 year, swelling or edema appears again. Is it Nephrotic Syndrome again? What will we do? AnswSee more
What is the best herbal medicine for a 7-year-old boy who has Nephrotic Syndrome? Recently a parent asked help from our renal experts on our website. ISee more
TCM provides natural therapies to manage patients a better kidney condition.
Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy has been applied in clinic for 27 years.
Dialysis takes over a portion of the function of the failing kidneys to remove the fluid and waste.
Kidney transplant can take over the function of the failing kidneys.
Biotherapy can help your body to make enough new healthy kidney cells and improve kidney functions.
Immunotherapy helps rebuild immune system and prevent the relapse of kidney disease.
Serve as doctor in Jiu Quan Hospital, Gansu Province, 1978~1981 Serve as Chief Doctor in Peking Union Medical College Hospital, 1982~1988 Study for doctor's degree in Antell University, Belgium
During more than 40-years work, he has made outstanding achievement in clinical treatment of IgA Nephropathy, and formed his own unique set of medical theories and treatment method.
Doc. Jia is the member of CMA (Chinese Medical Association). Through Dr. Jia's 10 years of clinical experience, he made a larger scale of research on FSGS and diabetes.
Doc. Zhao is professor of internal medicine and servers as the chief of division of the center for kidney disease treatment.