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Causes and Treatments of Kidney Atrophy

2016-11-23 15:20

Causes and Treatments of kidney atrophyKidney atrophy refers to kidney size is smaller than the normal size. It can be bilateral or unilateral and cannot be treated well, it will cause devastating effects on our health.

What are the causes of kidney atrophy?

1. Congenital renal dysplasia

In some cases, patients have no awareness about they are inborn with kidney atrophy until they go to hospital for examination due to some other reasons.

2. Renal Artery Stenosis

Renal artery stenosis is a common cause of kidney atrophy, and in that case, surgery is the major treatment. However, in some cases, patients can not get surgery for some reasons and under such a condition, what they can do is to take some hypotensive drugs like ACE inhibitors.

3. Renal tuberculosis

Renal tuberculosis also can cause kidney atrophy. This illness is more common among people who are aged 20-40 and compared with female, male run a higher risk for this problem.

4. Kidney failure

Kidney failure is the most common cause for kidney atrophy. For patients who are suffering from kidney atrophy due to kidney failure, their residual kidney function is usually proportional to the severity of kidney atrophy. For them, protecting residual kidney function is very significant.

How to treat kidney atrophy?

To be frankly, once the kidney got shrunk, it is hard to be reversed, however, with the help of proper treatment kidney atrophy can be stopped.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy as one of the most effective treatment of kidney disease, it can stop kidney atrophy effectively by protecting the kidneys from further damage. If you want to know more details about this treatment, you can send email to us or leave message below, we will try our best to help you.

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