Secondary FSGS and Stage 4 Kidney Failure: How to Avoid Dialysis

Question: My husband has FSGS. He had a biopsy and that confirmed it. Doctors say it is secondary. He is stage 4 kidney failure. How to avoid dialysis? Answer:...more>>

Hot Compress Therapy for FSGS

Question: I am interested in your Hot Compress Therapy for kidney scarring, I was recently diagnosed with FSGS. Any further information would be very beneficial...more>>

FSGS with High Creatinine: What Herbs to Lower It Quickly

Question: I have FSGS. I ran a test that shows that my creatinine level is high. So I was wondering what herbs I can take to lower it really quickly so that I c...more>>

What Medicine Can I Take and What Will Happen with Early FSGS

I have early focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS). What medicine can I take and what will happen? If you have the similar condition, this article may be he...more>>

FSGS: Can Steroids Cause Stretch Marks

I was diagnosed with FSGS. After taking a period of steroids, I have a lot of stretch marks on my body. Can steroids or FSGS cause stretch marks? If you have th...more>>

FSGS, Kidney Function 39%: About Kidney Transplant

Question: My son has FSGS, he is 35yrs old and one of his kidney is failing. It is currently functioning at 39% and he was told that he would need a transplant....more>>

FSGS with Collapsing Type: What Else I Can Do Besides Anti-hypertension

Question: I was diagnosed with Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) with collapsing feature. I am 47 years old female with history of high blood pressure,...more>>

FSGS, Atrophic Kidneys, Creatinine 2.4: What to Do

Question: I made a kidney biopsy in 2010 and found to have Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis . Yesterday , I was diagnosed to be having atrophic kidney (right...more>>

FSGS: How to Promote Quality of Life

Question: Hi, I am just researching FSGS because I have a dear friend who is only 28 years old and is suffering from this disease. About 6 months ago, he stoppe...more>>

FSGS: Things to Help Kidney Function Improve and Not Go on Dialysis

Question: I have FSGS. My transplant kidney is failing. GFR is 8, not on dialysis yet, but wanting to get ready for it. Wondering if there is anything that can...more>>

Stage 5 Kidney Disease, FSGS and Creatinine 7.5: Can You Repair Kidney Damage

I have FSGS. Now it develops into stage 5 kidney disease, and creatinine level is 7.5. Can you still repair kidney damage? For some renal patients, they can res...more>>

How to Get Complete Remission from FSGS

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is a primary glomerular disease that can cause heavy proteinuria and lead to ESRD. How to get complete remission from...more>>

Is FSGS Curable Right Away

For almost all patients, they want to get well soon. Is FSGS curable right away? Here I have to tell you that it is not. To control the disease well, you need l...more>>

Is There Any Treatment to Stop FSGS from Progressing Further

Question: My mother with age 55 years is getting treated for last 5 years for familial FSGS and heavy proteinuria. Baseline creatinine was 1.6 for last 4 years....more>>

Nephrotic Syndrome Caused by FSGS: How to Reduce the Relapse

Question: I am suman from India. I have a 3.5 years old baby girl who is suffering Nephrotic Syndrome from last 2 years. It is FSGS. She is taking Tacrolimus 1....more>>

What Else Should I Do to Help Combat FSGS Besides Prednisone

Question: I was just diagnosed with FSGS and western medicine wants me to start taking 60mg of prednisone to help combat issues, I have high protein in my urine...more>>

Collapsing FSGS, All Medicine Does Not Effect: What to Do

Question: My daughter has FSGS (collapsing type) for 8 years. She is 26 years old. She took ARBs, ACE inhibitors, cyclosporine, azathioprine, stem cell therapy,...more>>

FSGS: Can I Be Treated by Steroids

Question: Last March I had kidney biopsy then the result was focal segmental glomerulonephritis (FSGS). I was taking medication now like prednisone. I want to k...more>>

Treatment Principles of Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS)

The incidence of FSGS has been increasing in recent years. Today lets have a look at its treatment principles. Hope it can help you. First of all, FSGS manifest...more>>

Is There A Treatment for FSGS Based on Traditional Chinese Medicine

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is usually treated by steroids and immunosuppressants. But those medications usually have a lot of side effects. Is th...more>>