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Special Tests and Exams for Lupus Nephritis

Provided by Expert Zhang Youkang on 2012-10-03 16:46

Accurate diagnosis is an important reference for doctors to make treatment plan. Routine tests only can reveal the severity of your kidney damage, but are unable to tell the underlying causes of your kidney problem at all. Some special tests can give you a better understanding of lupus nephritis from its underlying causes of lupus nephritis.

Autoantibody tests

Lupus nephritis is due to autoantibody in body which attack kidney tissues and cells mistakenly. The test can show the types of antibodies and the levels of different antibodies in your blood. Thus, your doctor can choose the right type and amount of drugs accurately.

Complement in blood serum test

Complement is a group of proteins and it is also an important part in immune system. If complement C3 level rises, it indicates that lupus becomes active.

Kidney damage tests

Kidney damage tests aim at figuring out if your kidneys are damaged and which part is involved like glomeruli or renal tubules. Also, it can tell your kidney damage degree and helps assess if the patients with lupus nephritis are sensitive to the currently used medicines.

Lymphocyte subpopulation

As lupus nephritis is associated with immune system closely, it is important to monitor the immune system condition. Lymphocyte subpopulation test can offer the immune condition of your body, which predicts your disease development. Also, it can tell if your current treatment is effective and what kind of immunosuppressive medications are better for your condition.

Toxins in blood tests

If your kidneys are damaged, various kinds of toxins will build up in your blood. Toxins in blood tests can tell you the type of existing toxins in your blood and their levels. The test results can provide important references for the choosing blood purification methods.

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