Can You live A Full Life with Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis

Can You live A Full Life with Focal Segmental GlomerulosclerosisBecause focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) can not be cured, many patients worry about their life expectancy. Can you live a full life with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis? In this article, renal expert from Shijiazhuang Kidney Disease Hospital will give you the answer.

You can still live a full life with FSGS.

In the early stage of FSGS, you do not have so many severe symptoms and complications to threaten your life. With its progression, some risky factors may appear, such as heart failure. Besides, if you are taking steroid treatment for FSGS, you should pay attention infections, because steroids can impair your immunity if used for long-term. Some infections, such as lung infection may sentence you to death.

In Shijiazhuang Kidney Disease Hospital, we usually combine Chinese medicine with western medicine. They can make up respective shortcomings and help each other promote effectiveness. In Chinese medicine, there are various therapies, such as medicated foot bath, medicated full bath, steam therapy, enema therapy, circle therapy, etc. They can help eliminate waste products from the blood. They can also draw toxins out of the renal cells. Besides, they can dilate blood vessels and remove stasis to improve blood circulation and increase blood flow into damaged kidneys so that more oxygen, nutrients and active ingredients of medicines can be transported into damaged kidneys to speed up kidney recovery. After about half month’s treatment, your symptoms such as high blood pressure, proteinuria, swelling and so on will get relieved. After about one month’s treatment, your kidney function will improve gradually. With the improvement of kidney function, you can lead a normal and full life with FSGS.

Can you live a full life with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS)? Yes, you can, but the precondition is that you should start treatment as early as possible to control your disease well. For more information on FSGS Treatment, please leave a message below or send emails to Our nephrologist will help you analyze your case and give you suggestions on treatment.

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