Lupus nephritis is one of the most serious complications of lupus. It occurs when SLE cause your immune system to attack your kidney, especially, when the kidney filters out the excess substance that it is easy to be attacked.
In the early stage, patients common take some measures to control the illness conditions of lupus. For example:
1. low salt and low protein
2. Taking blood pressure medication
3. using steroids such as prednisone (Rayos) to reduce swelling and inflammation
4. taking medicines to suppress your immune system such as cyclophosphamide
In the end stage, patients are commonly recommended dialysis to control the complications. The urine output is decreasing with dialysis, and some complications can not be controlled that patients choose kidney transplant.
Lupus nephritis is a immune system kidney disease, so the new kidney are easy failure that what patients will do.
Can lupus nephritis are of 4 years dialysis to avoid dialysis?
It is no possible to cure lupus nephritis, all the traditional treatments are to relieve the symptoms of complications, they all can not improve kidney function that they can not stop the process to kidney failure.
Only improving kidney function that patients can be able to avoid or delay dialysis. Immunotherapy is widely used to treat lupus nephritis in china. It includes six steps: immune diagnosis, immune blocking, immune clearance, immune tolerance, immune adjust, immune protection. Which will adjust the immune system and improve kidney function.
There are the systematic treatments for lupus nephritis including: Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Medicated Bath, Foot Bath, Hot Compress Therapy, Toxins-Removing Treatments, Acupuncture, Moxibustion, etc.
The systematic treatments help lupus nephritis to relive all kinds of symptoms for 10-15 days in our hospital. Otherwise, it can help patients to avoid or reduce the times of dialysis.
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