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Chronic kidney disease (CKD) refers to progressive loss of renal function. It is a common long-term complication of lupus nephritis. What is the prognosis of CKD secondary to lupus nephritis?
CKD secondary to lupus nephritis
Lupus is an autoimmune disorder, in which immune system attacks healthy body tissues and cells by mistakes. The abnormal immune response can cause immune deposits in kidneys. If the deposits can not be eliminated in a promote way, it will cause inflammation in kidneys. The inflammation can cause fibrosis and scarring of glomeruli gradually. As more and more glomeruli become involved, CKD will be the result in Lupus Nephritis.
Prognosis of CKD secondary to lupus nephritis
The prognosis of CKD secondary to lupus nephritis varies from individual to individual as it is affected by many factors. Some patients may live a normal life like the general population. However, if an accelerator worsens renal function deterioration, Kidney Failure will come soon.
What factors can affect the prognosis of CKD secondary to lupus nephritis?
Complications can affect the prognosis of the condition significantly. Once heavy protein appears in urine, renal function will deteriorate at a fast speed. Therefore, it is important for the patients to keep protein in urine lower than 1g/24h. You can email to email@example.com to get to know how to lower protein in urine.
To improve the prognosis of CKD secondary to lupus nephritis, a treatment should be applied to correct immune disorder, eliminate immune deposits in kidneys, and restore the impaired kidney tissues and cells.
To attain the treatment goals, the combination of Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Blood Purification and Immunotherapy will be applied in the whole treatment process. These three treatments can function together to bring about the above treatment effects.