Does Frequent Kidney Infections Cause FSGS

Question : I always get kidney infections and do not know about its cause. They do not cause me to have symptoms, but recently I was diagnosed with FSGS. Does f...more>>

Does Creatinine 2.8 Indicate Kidney Failure for FSGS Patients

Under normal circumstance, creatinine level ranges from 0.5 to 1.2 mg/dL. Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is a medical condition in which glomeruli be...more>>

Is FSGS Stage 3 Kidney Disease Reversible

In stage 3, your kidneys are moderately damaged by Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS). Is it reversible? According to GFR, FSGS is classified into five s...more>>

Is FSGS An Autoimmune Disease

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is a kidney disease that can scar glomeruli gradually and the scarred glomeruli can not be reversed, so it is very sev...more>>

Can FSGS Patients Eat Orlistat

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis is short for FSGS. Because some medications have renal toxicity, which can add insult into injury, importance should be attac...more>>

What Affects the Prognosis of FSGS

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is a kidney disease that can lead to kidney failure quickly. What affects the prognosis of FSGS? Not a few patients wa...more>>

Is It Serious for FSGS Patients with Creatinine 3.7

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is a kind of kidney disorder in which scar tissues develop on glomeruli. Creatinine is a waste product in your blood,...more>>

Can FSGS Go into Remission

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is a relatively common form of kidney disease. It has been believed to have a poor prognosis. That is why many patient...more>>

Can Minimal Change Disease Progress to FSGS

Both minimal change disease (MCD) and FSGS are the common glomerular disease, which is characterized by massive proteinuria. Can minimal change disease progress...more>>

What Does GFR 10 Mean for FSGS Patients

GFR is stand for Glomerular Filtration Rate. From GFR, we can see how well your kidneys are functioning and which stage you are in. What does GFR 10 mean for FS...more>>

Should I Wait for Kidney Failure with FSGS

Question : I am suffering from FSGS from last five year. Is there any remedy of this disease or i should wait for my kidney failure? Answer : Though FSGS is a v...more>>

Is High Creatinine Level A Danger for FSGS Patients

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is one of the most common causes of primary glomerular diseases in adults. It can impair your kidney function graduall...more>>

Can the Scarred Glomeruli Repair Themselves for FSGS Patients

Glomeruli are the filtering units of kidneys. Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is a kidney disorder in which scar tissue develops on the parts of the g...more>>

What Are My Chances of Getting Better with FSGS

FSGS is a common form of chronic kidney disease, which can lead to kidney failure at last. With kidney failure, you may have to make use of dialysis or kidney t...more>>

Can FSGS Affect Other Parts of the Body

From its name, we can see that FSGS means some parts of glomeruli become scarred. Glomeruli are the filtering units of kidneys. Besides kidney, can FSGS affect...more>>

How to Improve the Prognosis of FSGS by Natural Treatment

FSGS is a kind of chronic disease what can scar your glomeruli gradually so as to impair your kidney function. Current treatment for FSGS is to use western medi...more>>

Can FSGS Develop to ESRD

Question : In biopsy, I have FSGS with creatinine 2.3, protein in urine ++ and high blood pressure (poorly controlled after taking lots of BP medicine). Can it...more>>

Is FSGS Fatal if You Are Not Responding to Steroids

Steroids (also known as Corticosteroids) are often used by FSGS patients to reduce proteinuria. But for some patients, they are steroid-resistant. Is FSGS fatal...more>>

How Many Years An FSGS Patient Can Survive Through Dialysis

When FSGS severely impairs your kidneys, you have to do dialysis to take over part of kidney function to filter waste products and excess fluid from the blood s...more>>

Can You Donate Blood with FSGS

With Focal Segmental Glomerulonephritis (FSGS), you should pay attention to every aspect of life, because improper behavior may worsen your kidney disease. Can...more>>