Can Rituximab be Used As a First-Line Drug in Hormone-Dependent Nephrotic Syndrome

Idiopathic Nephrotic Syndrome is the most common glomerular dysfunction in pediatrics. Recurrence occurs in about 40% of children with idiopathic nephrotic syndrome and is usually associated with repeated use of glucocorticoid or glucocorti...

5 Early Symptoms Of Nephrotic Syndrome Relapse

Nephrotic syndrome is a group of clinical syndromes characterized by a variety of causes, including massive proteinuria ( 3.5g /24h), hypoproteinemia ( 30 g/L), hyperlipidemia, and edema. Common symptoms of Nephrotic Syndrome According to t...

Two Key Points in the Treatment of Children with Nephrotic Syndrome

Children with Nephrotic Syndrome often suffer from proteinuria of more than 3.5g/24h and hypoproteinemia of less than 30g/L. Ninety percent of children with nephrotic syndrome are minimal change disease. Most of them have a good prognosis....

Hyperlipidemia in Nephrotic Syndrome

Besides massive proteinuria and heavy swelling, hyperlipidemia is another typical symptom of Nephrotic Syndrome. In this article, lets have a quick look at its cause and treatment. Hope it can help you. What causes hyperlipidemia in Nephrot...

How to Get Complete Remission from Nephrotic Syndrome

Nephrotic Syndrome is a common clinical type of glomerular disease, which is characterized by a large number of proteinuria, hypoproteinemia, edema, hyperlipidemia and other metabolic abnormalities caused by proteinuria. How to get complete...

Top 5 Common Complications of Nephrotic Syndrome

Nephrotic Syndrome is not an independent disease, but a group of symptoms. Without timely treatment, it can cause a lot of complications. Here are the top 5 common complications of Nephrotic Syndrome. (1) Infection Because a large number of...

Why Does Nephrotic Syndrome Causes Massive Proteinuria

The water and solutes in the blood are filtered into the renal follicle through the glomeruli to form the urine, which must pass through the endothelial cells, basement membrane and epithelial cells of the capillary wall. This three-layer s...

Can Nephrotic Syndrome Be Treated Radically

Can Nephrotic Syndrome be treated radically? The following are some tips for your reference. 1. General measures Patients who have less urine but serious swelling, should stay in bed and keep warm. Bed rest increases renal blood flow, facil...

What Are the Long-Term Renal Outcomes in Children with Steroid-Resistant Nephrotic Syndrome

Although the majority of children with primary Nephrotic Syndrome respond rapidly to glucocorticoid therapy, about 10% of patients are steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome (SRNS). The histopathological pattern in SRNS patients is mainly Foc...