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Is Calcium Level Low in IgA Nephropathy Patients

Is Calcium Level Low in IgA Nephropathy PatientsIt is widely acknowledged that kidney is a blood filtration organ. But it does not only remove waste products from the blood. It can also regulate the electrolyte balance in the blood. IgA Nephropathy impairs your kidney function without proper treatment. Therefore, it is easy for IgA Nephropathy patients to suffer from electrolyte disorder. Is calcium level low in IgA Nephropathy patients? Some patients may suffer from calcium deficiency. Now let’s have a look at this question.

Why calcium level low in IgA Nephropathy patients?

-Proteinuria is a common symptom of IgA Nephropathy. The lost protein is almost albumin, which can combine with calcium in the blood and then go out of the body, leading to calcium deficiency.

-If you are receiving steroid treatment, it is likely for you to suffer from low blood calcium level, because steroid can affect your body to absorb calcium and vitamin D.

-If the patients are children, their bodies need massive calcium to satisfy the need of body. But sometimes we have to restrict their food intake. This may be another contributor of low blood calcium level.

How to deal with calcium level with IgA Nephropathy?

-In diet, you should take some food high in calcium, such as milk and tofu. But you should have a good control of the daily intake in case that they increase the workload of your kidneys.

-In treatment, you should choose some natural treatment for IgA Nephropathy. Steroid can help you eliminate proteinuria, but it can not repair the damaged kidneys. Only when your kidney function recovers can you get rid of all those problems. Immunotherapy has been practiced for many years in Shijiazhuang Kidney Disease Hospital. It can cleanse block the abnormal immune reaction, cleanse immune complexes and increase the kidneys’ tolerance to immune complexes to stop kidney inflammation. It can also set up a good blood environment and immune system to help kidney self-healing. After a period of treatment, your kidney function improves so that they can regulate calcium level in the blood.

Is calcium level low in IgA Nephropathy patients? Some patients may have low blood calcium level. If you still have any question, please contact online doctor or leave a message below.

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