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How Serious Is IgA Nephritis

How Serious Is IgA NephritisHow serious is IgA Nephritis? When diagnosed with IgA Nephritis, many patients can not help having such a concern. Go on reading, you will find the answer.

What is IgA Nephritis?

IgA Nephritis is a kind of glomerulonephritis, which is caused by IgA immune complexes depositing in the mesangial areas of glomeruli. Those IgA immune complexes cause kidney inflammation, which over time lead to kidney fibrosis so as to impair kidney function. How serious is IgA Nephritis?

For some people, IgA Nephritis threatens their life.

Without effective treatment, IgA Nephritis leads to end stage renal failure. During the progression, a lot of symptoms and complications appear, such as blood urine, foamy urine, swelling, high blood pressure, anemia, etc. Besides kidneys, other body symptoms will be affected, such as cardiovascular system, respiratory system, blood system, gastrointestinal tract, etc. In severe case, your life is threatened.

For some people, IgA Nephritis can be controlled very well.

Conventional treatment for IgA Nephritis is to control those symptoms and complications, but that is not enough. Those immune complexes are still in the kidneys, which will continue to impair your kidneys. Immunotherapy is a combination of western medicine and Chinese medicine. This therapy can cleanse immune complexes from the blood to eliminate kidney inflammation. It can also increase the kidneys’ tolerance to immune complexes to prevent inflammation. Moreover, it can block the abnormal immune response so as to reduce the production of immune complexes. What is the important, it can regulate immune system to help you repair the damaged kidneys and improve kidney function. And then you can live a normal life with IgA Nephritis without worrying about kidney failure.

How serious is IgA Nephritis? It differs from patient to patient. Generally speaking, it can be controlled very well with our treatment. With the help of online doctor, you will learn more information.

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