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Nephrotic Syndrome and Acne: Causes and Treatment

Nephrotic Syndrome and Acne: Causes and TreatmentNephrotic Syndrome is a condition caused by any of a group of disease that damage the glomeruli. For patients with Nephrotic Syndrome, they run a high risk of acne. What causes acne and how to treat acne for Nephrotic Syndrome patients? After reading this article, you will find the answer.

Causes acne for Nephrotic Syndrome patients

Generally speaking, Nephrotic Syndrome does not have any relationship with acne. The reason why you get acne is that you eat steroids for long time. Steroids are often used by Nephrotic Syndrome patients to block kidney inflammation and decrease the permeability of capillaries so as to relieve proteinuria. But the increased steroid levels in the body can also stimulate your sebaceous gland to produce massive sebum. If it can not be discharged out of the skin timely, it may block the pores, leading to inflammation and acne.

Treatment on acne for Nephrotic Syndrome patients

Acne is a side effect of steroids, so to get rid of acne, you should not use steroids for long term. In the long run, you had better choose some natural treatment for Nephrotic Syndrome, for example, Traditional Chinese Medicine treatment. TCM treatment can counteract the side effects of steroids. It can also cleanse the immune complexes from the kidneys to eliminate kidney inflammation and degrade extracellular matrix to stop kidney fibrosis. Besides, it can set up a good blood environment for kidney self-healing and supplement the essential nutrients such as amino acids and vitamins to speed up kidney recovery. After a period of treatment, your Nephrotic Syndrome can be stabilized. And because it can make your whole harmonious and balanced, you won’t have to worry about the frequent relapse of Nephrotic Syndrome.

Acne is just one of the side effects of steroids. If you have had enough the steroid treatment, why not choose some natural treatment for Nephrotic Syndrome? For more information about Nephrotic Syndrome, please feel free to contact online doctor or leave a message below.

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