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Why There Is Eyelid Edema in Nephrotic Syndrome

Why There Is Eyelid Edema in Nephrotic SyndromeThe most common sign of Nephrotic Syndrome is excess fluid retention in the body. In slight case, edema only occurs in eyelid. Why there is eyelid edema in Nephrotic Syndrome? If you have the similar doubt, go on reading to learn more information.

-Massive protein leakage

Nephrotic Syndrome impairs the glomeruli, the basic unit of filtration so that protein which should be retained in the body, leaking into urine. Loss of protein through the kidneys leads to low protein levels in the blood, which causes water to be drawn into soft tissues, such as eyelid.

Eyelid edema is usually severe in the morning and decreases gradually during the day. That is why many patients think little of it and lose the best time for treatment.

-Side effects of steroids and immunosuppressants

Besides hypoalbuminemia, the use of steroids and immunosuppressants for Nephrotic Syndrome can also cause the abnormal water retention in body.

Though eyelid edema is not that severe, you should not ignore it. Timely and effective treatment is needed to prevent it from worsening. Since Nephrotic Syndrome treatment is a long process, here I recommend natural remedies, such as Chinese medicine treatment. Chinese medicine can help you repair the damaged kidneys and preserve your kidney function. It can also make your whole body harmonious and balanced so as to reduce the relapse of Nephrotic Syndrome. Therefore, it is worthy a try. If you could send your medical test report to igacure@gmail.com, we can give you some personalized treatment suggestions after analyzing it.

Why there is eyelid edema in Nephrotic Syndrome? Now you have a clear mind. What you should do is to take treatment as early as possible, otherwise, it may affect the lower limbs or pleural cavity, peritoneal cavity or even the whole body so as to threaten your life. For more information on Nephrotic Syndrome and its treatment, please contact online doctor or leave a message below.

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