Will All FSGS Patients Progress to Uremia

FSGS is difficult to treat. Even though you have tried many kinds of medications, such as glucocorticoid, immunosuppressants, ACEI, and ARBs, proteinuria still can not be alleviated. Then will all FSGS patients progress to uremia? Heres how...

Ciclosporin Eliminates Refractory Proteinuria Effectively

If our immune system is overactive, it will attack foreign bacteria and kidney cells. Then we will get kidney disease. Protein will leak into urine. If your condition is not serious, we can take Pril or Sartan medicines for relieving inflam...

What To Do If Hormone Treatment Is Not Effective For FSGS

One patient consulted that he was diagnosed with Focal Segmental Glomerulonephritis (FSGS) and had taken glucocorticoids for 70 days. But his proteinuria still existed. What to do? Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is not a clinical...

Dual Blocking Effect Is Better For FSGS

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is a common glomerular disease with different levels of proteinuria and Nephrotic Syndrome. Its incidence is increasing. About 50% primary FSGS and proteinuria patients of kidney scope needs to take...

How to Treat Refractory Proteinuria for FSGS Patients

How to treat refractory proteinuria for FSGS patients? It may be a genetic problem that urinary protein cant fall down. When kidney patients have massive proteinuria, especially those with more than 3.5g/24h proteinuria, steroids are often...

Diagnostic Value and Clinical Significance of FSGS Subtype in IgA Nephropathy

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) was first described by Fahr in 1925. FSGS is common in pathological changes of IgA Nephropathy (IgAN). IgANs Oxford study showed that at least one FSGS glomerulus was present in 76% of biopsy specim...

FSGS Are More Likely to Recur After Living Donor Kidney Transplant

FSGS are more likely to recur after living donor kidney transplant. Focal Segmental Glomerular Sclerosis (FSGS) is a common cause of steroid-resistant Nephrotic Syndrome, and approximately 50% to 70% of patients will eventually progress to...

What if Steroids Don’t Take Effect for FSGS Patients

There was a kidney patient. He was diagnosed with FSGS. After about 70 days treatment, his proteinuria was not reduced at all. What if steroids dont take effect for FSGS patients? Read on to learn more information. Focal segmental glomerulo...

Chinese Medicine Treatments Are Given To FSGS

FSGS (Focal Segmental Glomerulonephritis) is a rare disease that attacks the kidneys filtering units (glomeruli) causing serious scarring which leads to permanent kidney damage and even failure. Then timely treatment becomes necessary. Chin...