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Breathing difficulty is used to describe discomfort when breathing and the feeing that you cannot draw a breath. This complaint is commonly seen in glomerulonephritis.
Causes of difficulty in breathing in glomerulonephriits
Difficulty in breathing in glomerulonephiritis may be caused by different possible causes.
Swelling in lung is a major cause of difficulty in breathing in glomerulonephritis. Healthy kidneys can filter out extra fluid and waste products from body normally. However, in glomerulonephritis, the glomeruli which are the filters in kidneys become inflamed and scarred. As a result, high level of fluid will build up in lung, thus leading to difficulty in breathing.
Another cause of difficulty in breathing in glomerulonephritis is anemia. Healthy kidneys can produce EPO, a kind of hormone which can stimulate the production of red blood cells. The hemoglobin in red blood cells can carry oxygen and distribute it to body tissues and cells.
However, in glomerulonephritis, the diseased kidneys fail to produce EPO normally. As a result, the number of red blood cells will decline. Without adequate oxygen supply, the patients will also experience difficulty in breathing.
In addition, high levels of waste products and toxins in blood are also attributor of difficult breathing in glomerulonephritis.
Management of difficulty in breathing in glomerulonephritis
The first step is to find out the specific cause of the problem in glomerulonephritis. If you have no idea about this issue, you can consult with our online doctor for an answer now.
The root cause is renal function decline and kidney impairment. To control this condition fundamentally, the patients should have a treatment to enhance renal function.
The combination of Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy and Blood Purification along with other assistant treatment methods can help the patients attain the above treatment goal. If you are interested in this therapy, you can leave a message below.