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>>

Nephrotic Syndrome Converted to FSGS: What to Do

I have Nephrotic Syndrome (NS) for 4 years. After that it converted to FSGS. What to do? Not a few Nephrotic Syndrome patients have the similar experience befor...more>>

Is There Any Treatment Available for Glomerulosclerosis

Question: Is there any treatment available for glomerulosclerosis? My sister was diagnosed with FSGS. Doctor said 60% of kidney is damaged, and there is no trea...more>>

What to Do to Prevent Relapse of FSGS

Not a few parents complain to our renal experts that their kids who are FSGS patients get relapse again and again. What to do to prevent relapse of FSGS? In thi...more>>

Treatment for FSGS and CKD Stage 3B

Question: I have FSGS and CKD stage 3B. I am taking Cyclosporin A 100 mg 2X day to reduce protein leakage. I have been on the therapy for about a month and real...more>>

Suggestions for FSGS Patients Without Any Sign of Recovery

Question: Hello, sir. My wife is suffering from FSGS and after several test conducted and medicine used there is no sign of recovery. Kindly guide me for any su...more>>

How to Make Abnormal Kidneys Normal for FSGS Patients

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is a kidney disease that can lead to glomerulosclerosis and kidney failure. How to make abnormal kidneys normal for FS...more>>

Kidney Function Is Dropping Quickly for FSGS Patients: What to Do

I have FSGS. My kidney function is dropping quickly in these days. What to do? For some patients, they may meet the similar condition before, so I will tell you...more>>

FSGS: Am I on the Right Track of Treatment

Question: I have a kidney biopsy with an indication of secondary FSGS and 1670mg/24 hours protein in the urine. Dr prescribed me Wysolone 60mg/day and shelcal f...more>>

FSGS: Can I Live Healthily if I Remove the Sick Kidney

Question: I am a chronic kidney disease patient (FSGS). And my questions is: can I live healthily if I remove the sick kidney? Answer: Compared to other types o...more>>