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What Factors Affect the Prognosis of FSGS

What Factors Affect the Prognosis of FSGSFSGS is not curable, which means it will develop to kidney failure at last. But the progression to kidney failure depends on the patients themselves. For some patients, their FSGS develops to kidney failure in several years, while for some other patients, their FSGS does not develop to kidney failure until they die. What factors affect the prognosis of FSGS? To know the answer helps FSGS patients to lead a normal life.

Clinical manifestation

-High blood pressure. It is a common symptom of kidney disease. It affects your prognosis if you can not bring it under the normal range, because it does not only impair kidneys, but also causes heart failure.

-With the decline of kidney function, you have anemia. Anemia means the amount of red blood cells reduces. As a result, there is less blood and oxygen to be transported to kidneys and other organs. They are impaired due to ischemia and anoxia.

-If the causes of your FSGS can not be eliminated, it affects your prognosis.

Pathological pattern

If your FSGS is still in the early stage, proper treatment can help you recover from FSGS. But if your FSGS is caused by membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis or there is crescent in renal capsule, prognosis is poor.

The remaining kidney function

If your kidneys have been severely damaged so that blood urea level and blood creatinine level increase, your prognosis becomes poor. On the contrary, if your kidneys are still working normally, your prognosis is good.

In addition, your prognosis is associated with emotion, diet, aggressive treatment, exercise, etc.

What factors affect the prognosis of FSGS? The above information is very general. If you want to know more information about FSGS, please leave a message below or send emails to igacure@gmail.com. We are very glad to help you exclude the difficulty and anxiety.

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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