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What Dietary Recommendations Would You Make for FSGS Patients

What Dietary Recommendations Would You Make for FSGS Patients What dietary recommendations would you make for FSGS patients? Many FSGS patients consult our online doctor such a question. Different kidney patients have different medical conditions, so it is difficult to give you an accurate answer. In the following, there is a general diet plan. Hope it can help you.

Low protein diet is recommended to FSGS patients.

FSGS is a cause of Nephrotic Syndrome, which is characterized by massive proteinuria. Though a lot of protein spills out of your body, it does not mean you should follow a high protein diet. Because high protein intake can put extra stress on kidneys so as to worsen your kidney disease and proteinuria. Generally speaking, you supplement the recommended daily intake of protein can satisfy the need of body.

Low salt diet is recommended to FSGS patients.

If you have high blood pressure and swelling, you should follow a low salt diet, because sodium in salt can retain fluid in the blood, which can increase blood volume so as to raise your blood pressure. Generally speaking, 3-4 g salt intake can satisfy the need of body.

Fresh vegetables and fruits are recommended to FSGS patients.

Fresh vegetables and fruits are great sources of various vitamins, dietary fiber and trace elements. Vitamins can strengthen your immune system so as to help you fight against aliments, such as infections. Dietary fiber can help you digest, lower cholesterol level, relieve constipation, etc. Trace element supplement can maintain the normal function of your body. But sometimes you should pay attention to the trace elements. For example, if you are high in blood potassium level, you should limit the intake of food high in potassium.

What dietary recommendations would you make for FSGS patients? If you would like to acquire a personalized diet plan, please send your medical test report to igacure@gmail.com. After analyzing your case, our doctors will contact you.

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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