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Diabetic Nephropathy & High Blood Pressure

Provided by Expert Yang Hongtao on : 2014-03-23 13:50

Diabetic Nephropathy & High Blood Pressure Diabetic Nephropathy is the main microvascular complication of Diabetes. About 20%~30% of Type 1 DM patients and 10%~20% of Type 2 DM patients will progress to ESRD (End Stage Renal Disease). In many Western countries,Diabetic Nephropathy has become the first cause that lead to the ESRD. What is the relationship between high blood pressure and Diabetic Nephropathy? Online Doctor can help you get more information quickly.

High blood pressure is not only a major symptoms but also a important risk factor of Diabetic Nephropathy. The damaged kidneys can not work regularly and effectively,which causes the accumulation fo water,toxin,waste and metabolite in blood. Then it may increase the blood volume,leading to high blood pressure. Besides,RAAS(Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone System) may be activated,which may exacerbate the high blood pressure.

High blood pressure and Diabetic Nephropathy can promote each other. Diabetic Nephropathy may increase the high blood pressure further. High blood pressure will increase the occurrence of Diabetic Nephropathy and accelerate the failure of renal function. So controlling the high blood pressure is important for patients to delay or relieve the kidney disease.Besides,high blood pressure effects the prognosis of Diabetic Nephropathy greatly. It increases the risk of death from CVD (Cardiovascular Disease).

For Diabetic Nephropathy patients,if they are diagnosed with high blood pressure,their doctor may advise them to take ACEI or ARB to reduce the high level of blood pressure. Actually,ACEI and ARB not only reduce the high blood pressure but also can decrease the leakage of proteinuria. Although the medicine plays an important role in controlling the hypertension,it can not treat the kidney disease. If we allow development of the disease,patients condition will become worse and worse. So treating the kidney disease is necessary to relieve the high blood pressure.

If you are finding some therapies to treat your kidney disease,we are pleasured to recommend a conservative treatment named “Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy” to help you protect your remaining kidney function.

If you have other questions or interested in Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy,you can just leave message on below or Email to kidney-healthy@hotmail.com with your disease report and we will give you more detailed guidance for you freely.

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