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What to do with Nephrotic Syndrome Caused by FSGS

What to do with Nephrotic Syndrome Caused by FSGSFor FSGS patients, some of their glomeruli are sclerotic, which loses their ability to filter waste and retain the useful substances in the body. And then massive proteinuria may occur, resulting in Nephrotic Syndrome. What to do with Nephrotic Syndrome caused by FSGS?

The sclerosis to your kidneys will never heal. This means you have to concentrate on keeping and looking after the kidney function you do have left. Therefore, you should know how to take care of yourself from every aspect of your life.


Diet is an important composition of your life. With Nephrotic Syndrome, you should follow a low quantity but high quality protein diet to reduce proteinuria and control creatinine and BUN level. Besides, you should limit the intake of fat and salt to control hyperlipemia and edema. What you can eat more is carbohydrate, vitamins and dietary fiber. Fresh vegetables and fruits are good source of such substance. The detailed information can be acquired from “Is There A List of Food that Can Be Served as A Guideline for FSGS Patients?”.


When you have Nephrotic Syndrome, you may have edema, protein, hypoalbuminemia and hyperlipemia. What you should do is to control the symptoms. Western medicines like steroids, diuretics, ACEI and ARB are good choices for you for short-term use. When symptoms are controlled, you had better some natural remedies for regulating your whole body. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Foot Bath, Mai Kang and medicated soup may help you a lot. They can improve kidney function for long-term use by purifying your blood, increasing blood flow to kidneys, eliminating inflammatory factors and stopping kidney fibrosis. With systemic treatment, your damaged kidneys can gradually regain their ability.

Some other aspects

In order to improve your health, you should avoid smoking and alcohol. You should also maintain an exercise regimen and keep a positive attitude.

Nephrotic Syndrome caused by FSGS should be treated as early as possible to prevent further sclerosis to the glomeruli. And I think the above aspects can help you a lot.

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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