Whatsapp: 008615033420788

Online DoctorContact UsSite Map


Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis, can be reversed at the early stage. We offer the overview of FSGS basics, treatment, Symptoms ﹠ Complication and Healthy Livings.

Home > FSGS > FSGS Healthy Living >
Font Size A A A

What Put Nephrotic Syndrome Patients At Risk of Relapse

Nephrotic Syndrome is a kidney problem that relapses very easily. Frequent relapse worsen kidney condition and may thus cause acute kidney failure. Therefore, an effective preventon for illness relapse is very important. Well, as the solution is always based on the causes, so it is very important for us to know what may put Nephrotic Syndrome patients at risk of relapse.

Factors that may put Nephrotic Syndrome patients at risk of illness relapse:

1. Infection

Infection is an important cause of realsep of Nephrotic Syndrome, so once being diagnosed with this problem, patients must be very careful about weather and try to avoid catching a cold. Besides, regular physical exercise helps to boost immune system and improve immunity. This is very helpful for us fight against cold virus, so it is very necessary for Nephrotic Syndrome patients to develop the good habits of regular physical exercise.

2. Bad living habits

Some bad living habits like staying up, excessive drinking of alcohol and smoking all can increase Nephrotic Syndrome patients’ risk for frequent relapse.

3. Reduce of medicine dose or stop of the usage of some medicines

In many cases, Nephrotic Syndrome is treated with medicines like prednisone and cyclophosphamide. These medicines help to bring illness under control quickly, but as these medicines only helps to treat symptoms like proteinuria, can not repair kidney damages. Therefore, when patients stop taking medicines or reduce medicine dose, illness relapses easily.

4. Genetic factors

According to clinical studies, Nephrotic Syndrome patients whose parnets are also suffering from this illness run higher risk to suffer from frequent relapse of illness.

There are many factors that may put Nephrotic Syndrome patients at risk of relapse. Prevention for these factors helps to lower risk for relapse, but if patients really want to stop relapse permanently, they must get their illness treated fundamentally.

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.







Kidney Disease:


Related Articles
Important information in one quick click. Related Articles on IgA Nephropathy are designed to provide accurate and timely information in a short and easy to understand format. Choose the topics of interest to you and read, print or take to your next doctor visit.

Nephrotic Syndrome Caused by FSGS: How to Reduce the Relapse

What Else Should I Do to Help Combat FSGS Besides Prednisone

Collapsing FSGS, All Medicine Does Not Effect: What to Do

FSGS: Can I Be Treated by Steroids

Treatment Principles of Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS)

Subscribe to Nephrotic
Healthy Living
Patient story
patient story
In our hospital, we have treated thousands of patients from 64 countries.


Latest Articles

Is Yogurt Good for IgA Nephropathy Patien

Because of its delicious taste and various health benefits, yogurt is a favorite for many people. Is ...

Learn More

Nephrotic Syndrome Caused by FSGS: How to

Question: I am suman from India. I have a 3.5 years old baby girl who is suffering Nephrotic Syndrome...

Learn More

Nephrotic Syndrome: Shall I Go for Exerci

Question: I am Nephrotic Syndrome patient, my proteinuria is 4 to 5 g with creatinine level up to 1 a...

Learn More

How Badly IgA Nephropathy Progress

Nobody wants their kidney disease to go into kidney failure, right? That is why a lot of patients car...

Learn More