Why Does FSGS Effect Blood Pressure

High blood pressure is a common complication of FSGS. It does not only cause further damage to the kidneys, but also increase your risk of heart attack. Why doe...more>>

What Can Be Done to Lower Creatinine 4.1 for FSGS Patients

I am diagnosed with FSGS. My creatinine level is 4.1. Can you tell me what can be done in this case?. Not a few FSGS patients have a great concern about their c...more>>

What Should FSGS Patients Do with Creatinine 5.81 and Urea 85.6

Creatinine and urea are both waste products filtered out of the body by kidneys. When your kidneys are sightly damaged, they can still manage creatinine and ure...more>>

How to Improve Energy with FSGS

Many FSGS patients complaint of energy deficiency. Because of lack of energy or strength, you may always feel tired or exhaustion, which affects your normal lif...more>>

Creatinine 1.5, Proteinuria and FSGS: Is It Possible to Recover from This Condition

Question : I am a FSGS patient. My creatinine level started going up and now it is 1.5. I also lose protein. Is it possible to recover from this condition? Answ...more>>

What Will Happen to FSGS Patients

Question: My nephew has just been diagnosed with FSGS. He is only six years old. I am trying to figure out what will potentially happen to him. Answer: FSGS(Foc...more>>

What Is the Survival Rate of FSGS

What is the survival rate of FSGS? It is normal for us to consider about our life span and survival rate once being told to have FSGS (Focal Segmental Glomerulo...more>>

Why Do My Bone Hurt with FSGS

Why do my bone hurt with FSGS (Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis)? Though less common, bone problem like bone pain, bone weakness and bone fracture is also a c...more>>

Does Frequent Thirsty and Urination A Sign of Further Scarring in

Question: I have FSGS and recently have become more thirsty and urinating more often then before. Is this a sign of further scarring? Answer: FSGS (Focal Segmen...more>>

What To Expect with Diagnosis of FSGS

What to expect once being diagnosed with FSGS? Diagnosis of Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis does not mean instant death, but it indeed end ones life if not t...more>>

How Does FSGS Affect Us

Im suffering with FSGS and I just want to know the impacts. I am 27 and female. Thanks This is a message I got when I logged in my Facebook. FSGS, the abbreviat...more>>

Extreme Fatigue in Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis

Patient: Recently I have become extremely fatigued. I have not seen my doctor since follow up from biopsy two months ago. Diagnosed with FSGS but no medicines a...more>>

Symptoms of FSGS in Children

What are the symptoms of FSGS in children? FSGS is one of the major causes for children to suffer from kidney failure. FSGS in advanced stage can not be reverse...more>>

Will FSGS Cause Elevation of PTH

Question: My husband has FSGS and his PTH is very high. What is PTH? And is there any relationship between it and FSGS? Answer: The following is the answer for...more>>

Is Hair Loss a Side Effect of Prednisone for FSGS Patients

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 l...more>>

Why Does FSGS Cause Heart Racing

Why does FSGS cause heart racing? Heart racing refers to the condition that heart beats faster than normal condition. This condition belongs to arrhythmia which...more>>

Can FSGS Cause Pain in the Upper Back

Can FSGS cause pain in the upper back? FSGS (Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis) is a common kidney problem in children and adolescents. It is an illness regard...more>>

Will FSGS in Stage 3 Cause Swell in Legs and Feet

Will FSGS in stage 3 cause swell in legs and feet. FSGS, the abbreviation of Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis, is a glomerular disease which affects kidney co...more>>

How to Remove Protein from Urine for FSGS Patients

Protein leakage is very common among FSGS patients. How to remove protein from urine for FSGS patients? That is really a question that needs to take into consid...more>>

Can FSGS Cause Anemia

FSGS is a kind of primary glomerular disease. As we all know, kidney plays an important role in balancing the whole body. When parts of your glomerulus are necr...more>>