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What Symptoms Do FSGS Patients Have with GFR 43

What Symptoms Do FSGS Patients Have with GFR 43FSGS scars some of your glomeruli so that kidney function declines with time going. GFR indicates how well your kidneys are functioning. What symptoms do FSGS patients have with GFR 43?

Urine changes

As we all know, kidney is responsible for removing waste products from the blood. When your kidneys damage, you may have frequent urine, foamy urine, blood urine, polyuria, oliguria, etc.


The failed kidneys retain water in your body, leading to swelling. Besides, massive proteinuria can also cause body swelling. Swelling may distribute firstly in the parts with loose tissue, such as face and eyelid. And then due to gravity, it appears in ankles, legs and even the whole body.

Skin problems

The accumulated waste products, such as urea and phosphorus may stimulate your skin, leading to skin itch. Besides, those waste products draw fluid from your skin, causing dry skin, which is also a contributor to skin problem.


With GFR 43, you may feel weak all the time. Because the impaired the kidneys can not secrete enough erythropoietin to make red blood cells. Without enough red blood cells to transport oxygen, you become tired easily. Besides, you may have cold limbs, shortness of breath, pale skin, etc. They are all associated with anemia.


Headache is not only a symptom of anemia, but also a reflection of high blood pressure, side effects of medications, insomnia, etc.

In addition, you may have poor appetite, nausea, vomiting, poor sleeping quality, muscle cramp, etc. Different FSGS patients may have different symptoms. Space limited, so we do not list all of them here. If you would like to know more information about FSGS symptoms or if you want to get our free help, 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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