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How Long to Progress from Early Stage 3 to Stage 5 with FSGS

How Long to Progress from Early Stage 3 to Stage 5 with FSGSFSGS is a kind of chronic kidney disease. According to GFR, CKD is classified into five stages. How long to progress from early stage 3 to stage 5 with FSGS? Many patients concern such a question. In this article, let’s have a quick look.

How long it progresses depends on patients.

For some patients, they can reverse early stage 3 FSGS to stage 2 and lead a normal life without worrying about kidney failure, while for some other patients, their kidney disease develops to stage 5 in several years. Therefore, it is difficult to answer this question. If you would like to get an accurate answer, please send your medical test report to igacure@gmail.com. Our doctors will contact you later.

How to slow down the progression to stage 5?

-Live a healthy lifestyle

Treatment for chronic disease depends heavily on healthy lifestyle. A healthy lifestyle includes many aspects such as diet, exercise, emotion, living habit, etc. In diet, you should restrict protein intake if you have proteinuria. You should also limit the intake of sodium if you have high blood pressure. In exercise, you can do some gentle exercise such as walking, jogging, tai chi and yoga, which can strengthen immune system, lower blood pressure, reduce cholesterol, etc. In emotion, you should keep positive attitude. Besides, you should give up some unhealthy habits, such as drinking, smoking and staying up.

-Choose a systemic treatment

Because in early stage 3, there are few symptoms so that some patients do not attach importance to them. What they do is just to control the symptoms they have. But this is not enough. We should set about repairing the damaged kidneys and prevent further damage. A systemic treatment consisted of Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Medicated Bath, Mai Kang and decoction are helpful. They regulate the qi flowing through the channels, remove stasis and cleanse the blood so as to set up a good blood environment for kidney self-healing.

How long to progress from early stage 3 to stage 5 with FSGS? It depends on the lifestyle and treatment. For more information, please contact online doctor.

Hope the above information is helpful for you. If you have any other questions on kidney disease or want to get more personalized and professional treatment suggestions, please leave a message below.







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