FSGS: Urinary Protein Increases With A Cold? How to Deal with A Cold

For many people, catching a cold is a minor illness. No matter you take medicine or not, it will be cured after about one week. But for FSGS patients, its not t...more>>

Is There Anything I Can Take to Promote Longevity with FSGS

When we get ill, we easily concern about our lifespan to be affected. Is there anything I can take to promote longevity with FSGS? In this article, lets talk ab...more>>

Is FSGS Hard to Treat

FSGS stands for focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. It is a common cause of Nephrotic Syndrome. Is FSGS hard to treat? After reading this article, you will find...more>>

How Long Do Patients with FSGS Live

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is a relatively common form of kidney disease. How long do patients with FSGS live? If you are wondering such a questi...more>>

What Causes the Fluctuation of GFR for FSGS Patients

Question: I have focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. GFR jumped from 19 to 11 to 17. What causes the fluctuation in this? I have read that once the damage is do...more>>

What Are the Chances of Kidney Failure for FSGS Patients

Question: Hi. I was wondering if you could tell me if minimal change disease can progress to FSGS if not treated? If so; what are the chances of kidney failure...more>>

How Soon Does FSGS Return After Kidney Transplant

For many kidney failure patients, kidney transplant is better way than dialysis to lead a normal life. But for FSGS patients, it is not, because FSGS has a very high recurrence rate after kidney transplant. How soon does FSGS return after kidney transplant...more>>

What Is the Prognosis of FSGS in 20 Year Old Male with Gross Proteinuria

What is the prognosis of FSGS in 20 year old male with gross proteinuria? If you also have the similar doubt, go on reading to learn more information. Though pr...more>>

How Long Can FSGS Patients Survive

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is a very severe glomerular disease, so many patients are afraid that their life will be affected. How long can FSGS p...more>>

How to Build My Immune System up with FSGS

Question: I have FSGS. My local doctors have had me on medicines that have lowered my immunity, such as prednisone and cellcept, which Im weaning off. So I need...more>>

What Are Chances of Recurrence After Transplant in FSGS

In focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS), some of the glomeruli are damaged, and have tiny scars. Because it is difficult to treat, many patients develop to...more>>

Natural Treatment for FSGS in Children with Creatinine 5.6

Question: Hi. My son has FSGS. His creatinine level is 5.6. Doctor suggests dialysis. Is there any natural treatment? Answer: FSGS is not a single disease, but...more>>

Can You Live on 7 Percent Kidney Function with FSGS

With the progression of FSGS, your kidney function declines gradually. Can you live on 7 percent kidney function with FSGS? After reading this article, you will...more>>

How Long Does It Take for FSGS Patients to Go from Stage 4 to ESRD

FSGS is a disease characterized by scarring in the part of the kidney that filters blood. With the continuous scarring of glomeruli, your kidney function will d...more>>

How Long Can A Person Live Without Dialysis for FSGS Patients

Dialysis is a way to maintain life for kidney failure patients. But due to its side effects, many patients do not want to take dialysis. How long can a person l...more>>

What Are the Chances of FSGS Coming Back on Transplanted Kidney

Kidney transplant is a good choice for kidney failure patients to get rid of dialysis and lead a normal life. But not all patients are suitable to do transplant...more>>

What Causes A Decreased Glomerular Filtration Rate for FSGS Patients

With the progression of FSGS, your GFR will become lower and lower. What causes a decreased glomerular filtration rate (GFR) for FSGS patients? Go on reading, y...more>>

Can You live A Full Life with Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis

Because focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) can not be cured, many patients worry about their life expectancy. Can you live a full life with focal segment...more>>

How Long Can Dialysis Prolong Life for FSGS Patients

Dialysis is a kidney replacement treatment, which is used when your GFR is less than 15. How long can dialysis prolong life for FSGS patients? Under ideal circu...more>>

How Long Do You Have to Take Steroid for FSGS

If you are an FSGS patient, I think you must be familiar with steroid. It is used to reduce protein leakage and further kidney damage. How long do you have to t...more>>