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The Best Diet Plan For End Stage FSGS

The Best Diet Plan For End Stage FSGSDo you know what is the best diet for end stage FSGS? As we all know a reasonable and healthy diet plays an important role in slowing the progression of end stage FSGS and helps patients don’t receive dialysis in early time. Do you want to know more details about the best diet plan for end stage FSGS? Now follow us, you may take a lot of benefits from this passage.

The best diet plan for end stage FSGS includes some following aspects:

1. Protein

Due to metabolic disorder of protein and fat, proteinuria, hypoalbuminemia and hyperlipidemia often appears in end stage FSGS patients. Long term protein loss in urine will cause malnutrition, pediatric growth retardation and loss of immune globulin can cause low immunity and frequent infections. In this situation, patients should supply some proteins to make up the lost proteins in urine. However, for end stage FSGS patients, their kidneys have already failed to work properly, too much protein intake will definitely increase the strain to the kidneys and thereby worsen FSGS. Thus low protein is suggested. Daily protein intake is 1.2-1.4g/kg for those end stage FSGS patients. However, to ensure a low-protein diet and at the same time preventing malnutrition, a high quality protein diet is highly recommended to end stage FSGS patients, like milk, lean meat, egg white, etc.

2. Salt

End stage FSGS patients often have high blood pressure and edema in clinic, limiting the salt intake strictly can prevent these symptoms happening effectively. If patients have no urine output, daily salt intake should be controlled less than 1-2g.

3. Fat

It has been confirmed that high-fat foods will worsen the FSGS conditions, so patients had better avoid high fat foods as much as possible in their daily life.

Besides, the best diet plan for end stage FSGS also should includes low potassium and phosphorus intake. Only keep the above suggestions, can end stage FSGS patients live a better life. Do you have other problems, feel free to let us know, we are here to help you.

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