Nephrotic Syndrome, Appearance of Hairs on Face and Body: What Should I Do

Question: My daughter (9 years old) has been diagnosed with Nephrotic Syndrome with excessive proteinuria. She is on prednisone and relapsed twice. She got weig...more>>

Nephrotic Syndrome: Besides Uremia, What Can Threaten Your Life

Doctor: Do you know the most common complication of Nephrotic Syndrome? Patient: Blood clots, several friends died from coronary heart disease and myocardial in...more>>

How to Relieve Fluid Retention for Nephrotic Syndrome Patients

Question: Hi, I recently relapsed with my Nephrotic Syndrome. I was in the hospital July 10 and have been taking 60 mg prednisone daily. I am retaining about 15...more>>

Nephrotic Syndrome Proteinuria and Swelling: Which One Should Be Treated Firstly

Heavy swelling and massive proteinuria are the most common symptoms of Nephrotic Syndrome. Both of them are severe. Which one should be treated firstly? Dangers...more>>

Can Nephrotic Syndrome Patients Only Rely on Steroids to Eliminate Proteinuria

Question: 1. Why Nephrotic Syndrome presents? 2. What is the treatment focus of Nephrotic Syndrome? 3. What should Nephrotic Syndrome patients pay attention to...more>>

Nephrotic Syndrome: Is 1+ Protein in Urine A Relapse

Question: Hi! My son is taking prednisone now for his Nephrotic Syndrome. His medicine is tapered into every other day but when I check his urinalysis after two...more>>

What Can I Do to Lessen Swelling with Nephrotic Syndrome

Question: Hi please help me..my son was diagnosed with Nephrotic Syndrome a month ago..and he is taking steroid now but still swelling. What can I do to least l...more>>

What Could Be the Reason for Nephrotic Syndrome Patients to Have Back Pain

Question: I had Nephrotic Syndrome before at the age of 18. Now I am 20 years old. I am suffering from back pain since 4 weeks. What could be the reason? Answer...more>>

Abnormal WBC Count in Nephrotic Syndrome: What to Do

Question: Hi. My son has Nephrotic Syndrome since last 3 years and his age is 7 years. I just finish his chemotherapy last month. His WBC count is not normal, b...more>>

Will Creatinine Be Elevated in Nephrotic Syndrome

Creatinine is an important index to measure kidney function. That is why many kidney patients concern about their creatinine level. Will creatinine be elevated...more>>

Is Protein in Urine ++++ Harmful for Nephrotic Syndrome Patients

It is very common to see that Nephrotic Syndrome patients have massive proteinuria. Is protein in urine ++++ harmful? After reading this article, you will get t...more>>

Proteinuria 4+ Can Be Cured Clinically in Nephrotic Syndrome

Question: Hello. I am Shabi. My son has Nephrotic Syndrome. His protein leakage is ++++, please give me necessary information to reduce it. Answer: Proteinuria...more>>

Be Alert to Thrombus in Nephrotic Syndrome

Thrombus is a common complication of Nephrotic Syndrome. Patients are rather susceptible to thrombus of lower extremity veins and renal venous thrombosis. In se...more>>

Natural Treatment for Nephrotic Syndrome to Reduce Proteinuria

With Nephrotic Syndrome, you do not only have to suffer from associated symptoms such as proteinuria, but also experience the side effects of steroid treatment....more>>

Hypertension Caused by Nephrotic Syndrome: How to Treat It

Massive proteinuria, swelling, hypoproteinemia and hyperlipemia are very common among Nephrotic Syndrome patients. But not a few patients also suffer from hyper...more>>

What Can I Do to Maintain Albumin Levels with Nephrotic Syndrome

Question: My daughter was diagnosed with Nephrotic Syndrome at the age of three. She is currently taking prograf, lisinopril, and prednisone. But from time to t...more>>

What Causes Leg Pain for Nephrotic Syndrome Patients

Not a few Nephrotic Syndrome patients complain leg pain. Do you know what causes leg pain for Nephrotic Syndrome patients? If not, go on reading, you will find...more>>

How Long the Swelling Last for Nephrotic Syndrome

Swelling or edema is the typical symptom of Nephrotic Syndrome. At first, you may see it around your eyes in the morning. As time passes, the swelling may last...more>>

Precautions to Be Taken for Nephrotic Syndrome Patients with ++ Protein in Urine

I have Nephrotic Syndrome. Now there is ++ protein in urine. What precautions must be taken? If you have the similar doubt as this patient, go on reading to lea...more>>

How to Control Weight with Steroid Treatment for Nephrotic Syndrome

For many Nephrotic Syndrome patients taking steroids for treatment, they are troubled by weight gain. How to control weight? After reading this article, you wil...more>>