Is There Weakness in Stage 4 IgA Nephropathy

Stage 4 IgA Nephropathy means there is advanced kidney damage with a severe decrease in the GFR to 15-30 ml/min. It is likely for patients with stage 4 IgA Neph...more>>

What Happens when Your Kidneys Are Working at 40% with IgA Nephropathy

IgA Nephropathy (Bergers Disease) impairs your kidney function gradually with time going. What happens when your kidneys are working at 40% with IgA Nephropathy...more>>

What Can I Do to Prevent Recurrent UTIs with IgA Nephropathy

Not a few women suffer from Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs). With IgA Nephropathy, their immune system is poor so that they are more likely to have recurrent UT...more>>

Treatment of Edema in Stage 4 CKD with IgA Nephropathy

IgA Nephropathy (Bergers Disease) is a kind of CKD. According to GFR, CKD is classified into five stage. In stage 4, your kidneys are severely damaged so that y...more>>

Is There Any Likelihood That the Alopecia Is Related to IgA Nephropathy

Question : Hi. I am a 53-year-old male with Biopsy-confirmed IGA nephritis. My GFR recently dropped to 32 and I have had gout twice in the last month, never hav...more>>

How Do You Manage Hands and Feet Numbness with IgA Nephropathy

With IgA Nephropathy, you do not only have blood urine or protein urine, but also some other symptoms, such as hands and feet numbness. How do you manage hands...more>>

IgA Nephropathy, Creatinine 6.1 and Hemoglobin 8.8: What Should I Do

Question : Sir, I am an IgA Nephropathy patient. My creatinine level is 6.1 and hemoglobin is 8.8. What should I do? Answer : IgA Nephropathy is also known as B...more>>

Could Lightheadedness Be Related to IgA Nephropathy

I was diagnosed with IgA Nephropathy. Recently I feel lightheaded. Could lightheadedness be related to IgA Nephropathy? This is not a personalized problem, so i...more>>

Can IgA Nephropathy Cause Weight Gain

Not a few IgA Nephropathy patients suffer from weight gain. Can IgA Nephropathy cause weight gain? Those patients can not help having such a doubt. After readin...more>>

Why You Have Electrolyte Disorder in IgA Nephropathy

Many IgA Nephropathy patients have nausea, headache, muscle weakness, cramps and some other symptoms. They are usually caused by electrolyte disorder. Why you h...more>>

What Happens if Creatinine is 5.5 for IgA Nephropathy Patients

Raised creatinine level is always the concern of kidney patients, including IgA Nephropathy patients. What happens if creatinine is 5.5 for IgA Nephropathy pati...more>>

Is It Normal for IgA Nephropathy Patients to Be Extremely Short-tempered

Question : My husband was just recently diagnosed with IgA Nephropathy and we are told his prognosis is not good. He is at 30% kidney function. His blood pressu...more>>

Is That Normal for IgA Nephropathy Patients to Have Progressively Worsened Edema

Edema is a common symptom of IgA Nephropathy (Bergers Disease). In the early stage, it may just appear in the loose tissues such as eyelid or face in the mornin...more>>

Complications in Berger’s Disease

Bergers Disease is also known as IgA Nephropathy, which is a kind of kidney disorder associated with abnormal immune system. It can cause many symptoms and comp...more>>

What to Do with Urine Albumin +++ for IgA Nephropathy Patients

Urine albumin test result tells you if your kidneys are damaged. When diagnosed with IgA Nephropathy (Bergers Disease), you should do urine albumin test regular...more>>

IgA Nephropathy and Skin Conditions

IgA Nephropathy (Bergers Disease) is a kind of kidney disorder in which IgA deposit in the glomeruli, causing inflammation and this results in blood and protein...more>>

Do You Have A Constant Runny Nose with IgA Nephropathy

Recently many IgA Nephropathy patients complain about runny nose. Do you have a constant runny nose with IgA Nephropathy? If you have, go on reading to learn mo...more>>

How to Improve Insomnia for IgA Nephropathy Patients

Insomnia is a persistent disorder that can make it hard to fall asleep. If you can not have a good sleep in the evening, it is likely for you to get tired in th...more>>

Can IgA Nephropathy Deteriorate Your Nervous System

IgA Nephropathy (Bergers Disease) is a kidney disease that occurs when IgA and its immune complexes depositing in the mesangial areas of glomeruli. It does not...more>>

Why Do IgA Nephropathy Patients Feel Weak After Dialysis

When IgA Nephropathy develops to kidney failure, you have to do dialysis to cleanse the blood and maintain your life. But every coin has two sides. Dialysis bri...more>>