Can Stage 3 Lupus Nephritis Be Reversed2013-01-17 09:36
Stage 3 Lupus Nephritis is a condition where patients’ lupus is relatively active and they may become weak because of their disease and their taking medicines. Besides, part of their kidney function has been damaged completely. Can stage 3 Lupus Nephritis be reversed? Is there a treatment to help achieve this goal? Most of patients suffering from stage 3 Lupus Nephritis must urgently want to find the answer.
Lupus Nephritis is caused by an autoimmune disorder called SLE. If uncontrolled, it can lead to renal failure. In early stage, Lupus Nephritis indeed can be reversed. However, stage 3 is defined as a moderate loss of kidney function. In this stage, the patients can recover part of kidney function rather than the whole kidney function.
How can stage 3 Lupus Nephritis be reversed? Since Lupus is an immune disease, a therapy named Immunotherapy can be helpful. Depending on the characteristics of Lupus Nephritis, immune clearance such as plasma exchange is needed to eliminate the overmuch wastes depositing in the body. A clear internal environment can help alleviate patients’ condition largely and provide a big convenience for the following treatment.
Patients with Lupus Nephritis usually have a low immunity, so they are more vulnerable to infections, which are able to aggravate their Lupus Nephritis. In view of this, some medicine with the function of regulating people’s immunity should be used to assist the former immune clearance. Immune adjustment just combining the function of some herbal medicine can help improve patients’ immunity effectively. In addition, there are many methods that can strengthen the whole treatment including medicated bath, acupuncture and moxibustion. Your doctor will choose the most suitable treatment for you, and you can also get some information through “Immunotherapy Helps Treat Refractory Lupus Nephritis”. What’s more, the specific dose of medicines and right combine of these steps are also very important to reversed stage 3 Lupus Nephritis.
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