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How Serious is Leg Swelling and MPGN

2013-11-29 23:29

How Serious is Leg Swelling and MPGNMembranoproliferative glomerulonephritis (MPGN) refers to a disease that affect the kidneys' tiny filters - glomeruli. Some patients with this disorder may suffer from leg swelling. How serious is this condition?

The swelling, known as edema, is caused by fluid retention in the spaces between the body cells. Why do people suffering from MPGN experience leg swelling? This is because the kidneys fails to function properly, and salts are retained in the body. This leads to water retention and swollen body.

Leg swelling and MPGN can be well managed as long as patients take effective and prompt remedies as early as possible. Available natural treatments for this problem may include:

▪ Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). TCM is an ancient practice that have been used to heal people for thousands of years. It includes herbal remedies, acupuncture, massage therapy, moxibustion, enema, etc. Specific methods are chosen based on patient's diagnosis and severity of disease.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy. It is a kind of innovative Chinese herb medicine that is applied externally with no side effect. Effective medicine ingredients can function to eliminate a variety symptoms of MPGN such as leg swelling and repair the damaged kidneys. Overall renal function will be better gradually. Get to know more about this remedy, check Here

▪ Home remedies

Lie down and keep the legs elevated above the heart, for some time. This assists to decrease the quantity of fluid in legs.

Make dietary changes by reducing the amount of salt. Eating fresh fruits and vegetables.

Exercise daily to reduce weight.

You are advised to consult our online doctor for the most suitable option to deal with your leg swelling and MPGN. Still have anything unclear? Please let us know.

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