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IgA Nephropathy: Muscle Weakness In Dialysis Patients

IgA Nephropathy: Muscle Weakness In Dialysis PatientsNo matter when you start dialysis, muscle weakness in legs, arms and other parts of your body is the most common complaint of IgA Nephropathy patients. Why? Is there an effective way to alleviate or even eliminate muscle weakness in dialysis patients as early as possible? This article mainly aims at to solve the two questions.

Firstly, why muscle weakness occurs in IgA Nephropathy patients on dialysis?

1. Among several reasons, the leading cause must attribute to the renal anemia. As for Anemia, it is not only one of the sever complications of kidney disease, but a very commonly seen disorder among individuals on dialysis. Renal anemia refers to the low red blood cell account caused by damaged kidney. Well, muscle weakness may be one of the symptoms of this problem. Other symptoms includes fatigue, tiredness and pale skin of IgA nephropathy patients.

2. High potassium level in the blood

High potassium level in the blood is another possible cause for dialysis patients to experience muscle weakness. Besides, it can also cause heart to beat abnormally, and even stop the heart from beating. So try to talk with your doctor or talk with our online experts for more detailed solution to this sever situation.

3. Malnutrition

With dialysis, a lot of nutritions will lose as time goes on, especially protein which plays a crucial role to build strong muscle in our body. In this situation, muscle weakness is more likely to occur in IgA nephropathy.

What is an effective way to alleviate or even eliminate muscle weakness in dialysis patients?

In view of the above analysis, the best treatment is to treat IgA nephropathy from the root and avoid dialysis as early as possible. Fortunately, nowadays, some treatments like hot compress therapy, foot bath therapy, Immunotherapy have helped many people.

If you need this kind of help, please contact us by sending an email to igacure@gmail.com or leaving a message below, we will reply you within 24 hours. Keep in mind we are here for you all the time.

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