Why Protein Is Still Frothy After Steroid Treatment for FSGS Patients

Question: My husband was diagnosed with FSGS. He was prescribed 3 months ago steroids - prednisone I think and started with 60 mg dosage, now that the results (...more>>

How to Treat Proteinuria ++ for FSGS Patients

How to treat proteinuria ++ for FSGS patients? This is one of the questions left on our website. Proteinuria is very common among FSGS patients. Proteinuria ++...more>>

How to Treat Fatigue Caused by FSGS

Many FSGS patients complain about fatigue. Though fatigue is not a big problem, it may affect your passion for work and life. Besides, the underlying causes of...more>>

How to Treat Proteinuria +++ for FSGS Patients

According to the amount of protein leakage, proteinuria is classified into several levels. Proteinuria +++ means there is 2.0-4.0 g/L protein in the urine. How...more>>

Could Proteinuria Be Cured for FSGS Patients

Question: I was diagnosed with Focal Segmental Glomerulus Sclerosis when I was 8 years old and now Im 20 years old and still in medication. At the moment Im tak...more>>

What to Do with Blood Urine for FSGS Patients

FSGS is short for focal segmental glomerular sclerosis, which is a rare disease that attacks the kidneys filtering system ( glomeruli ), causing serious scarrin...more>>

Is Weight Gain Associated with FSGS

Some FSGS patients complain about weight gain. Though weight gain is not a serious matter, its underlying causes may be dangerous. Is their weight gain associat...more>>

Is Restless Leg Syndrome Related to FSGS

Restless leg syndrome is very painful when it occurs and it becomes more serious in the evening and at night. For some people, restless leg syndrome may cause s...more>>

Does FSGS Cause Fatigue

Focal Segmental Glomerular Sclerosis (FSGS) can cause many symptoms, such as edema, proteinuria, high blood pressure, etc. FSGS patients also complain about fat...more>>

How to Prevent Vomiting Associated with FSGS

FSGS patients often have proteinuria, hematuria, edema and high blood pressure. With the decline of kidney function, more and more symptoms will appear. Sometim...more>>

Natural Treatment to Relieve Proteinuria for FSGS Patients

FSGS means some of the glomeruli are scarred. As we all know, glomeruli are responsible for filtering waste from the blood, while retaining the useful substance...more>>

How to Deal with the Increased Uric Acid Level for FSGS Patients

Uric acid is the waste product of purine, a substance found in many foods. Most of it is passed out of body by kidneys. Because some of the glomeruli are sclero...more>>

How to Reduce Urine Protein 2800 for FSGS Patients

Inflammation or scarring of the glomeruli can allow increasing amounts of protein to leak into the urine. As we all know, FSGS means some glomeruli are scarred....more>>

What Should I Do with the Fluctuated Proteinuria with FSGS

Question : Hi, my levels of proteinuria are not becoming lower. It has been fluctuating in high levels between 1396-3059 and now it is in 2450 mg/24h. What shou...more>>

Why I Feel Very Tired with FSGS

FSGS patients often say that they are always extremely tired, achy, and have no motivation, which may make them miss lots of work and affect the quality of life...more>>

Feeling Tired, Creatinine 3.02 with FSGS: Should You Be Working

Question: I have FSGS. My creatinine is 3.02. I always feel very tired and I am having a hard time working. Should I be working? Answer: FSGS is a very serious...more>>

How Serious Is FSGS if the Only Sign Is Massive Proteinuria

FSGS means there is something wrong with some of the glomeruli. Glomeruli are the filters of body, which can filter waste, toxins and excess water from body, wh...more>>

Will FSGS Cause Your Skin to Be Irritated

In FSGS, the scarring occurs only in some of the glomeruli. In the early stage, the compensatory mechanism of other glomeruli can maintain the normal function o...more>>

What Causes Loss of Appetite with FSGS

Some FSGS patients complain that they have poor appetite. Poor appetite affects your body to absorb nutrients so as to make your body weak. What causes loss of...more>>

What Symptoms Do FSGS Patients Have with GFR 43

FSGS scars some of your glomeruli so that kidney function declines with time going. GFR indicates how well your kidneys are functioning. What symptoms do FSGS p...more>>