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Is Hypertension A Risk Factor for FSGS

Is Hypertension A Risk Factor for FSGSNowadays high blood pressure troubles more and more people in the world. Without good control, it causes damage to your body. Not a few FSGS patients have hypertension. Is hypertension a risk factor for FSGS? Go on reading to learn more information.

Hypertension causes damage to your kidneys.

Hypertension can make inner pressure in glomeruli increase so that some substances such as protein and red blood cells leak out, leading to damage to the glomeruli. If you do not take treatment as early as possible, glomerulosclerosis occurs. Besides, renal tubule and renal interstitium will also be impaired to affect your kidney function so as to speed up progression to kidney failure.

Hypertension causes damage to your heart.

Sustained high blood pressure can put extra stress on the heart so that your heart will enlarge to reduce pressure, which over time causes left ventricular hypertrophy, leading to heart failure and irrhythmia so as to threaten your life.

Hypertension causes damage to other parts of your body.

Hypertension can also affect cerebroartery, leading to cerebral aneurysm and cerebral hemorrhage. It can also cause cerebral atherosclerosis. Besides, it impairs retina, leading to blurry vision.

Is hypertension a risk factor for FSGS? Yes. Therefore, you should stabilize your blood pressure and protect your remaining kidney function to live a normal life. Conventional treatment for hypertension is to use ACEI, ARBs, Calcium Channel Blockers, diuretics, beta blockers, etc. If your blood pressure can still not be managed very well with those medications. You can use Interventional Therapy to dilate blood vessels so as to lower blood pressure. Besides, kidney is an organ responsible for regulating blood pressure. To repair the damaged kidneys and promote kidney function helps a lot. In China, we have many characteristic therapies, such as 4M treatment and 7 external therapies. If you are interested in our treatment, please contact online doctor or leave a message below.

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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