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Can Diabetic Nephropathy Patients Do Kidney Dialysis

Provided by Expert Yang Hongtao on : 2014-04-11 13:48

Can Diabetic Nephropathy Patients Do Kidney DialysisDiabetic Nephropathy,a complication of diabetes,is one of the systemic microvascular lesions of diabetes. The clinical features of Diabetic Nephropathy is proteinuria,progressive renal damage,high blood pressure,edema even Kidney Failure in later period. It is one of the main causes of death of diabetes patients. ONLINE DOCTOR can offer you more details quickly and directly for free.

End-stage diabetic nephropathy patients can receive Kidney Dialysis. There are two main ways: long-term Hemodialysis and continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis(CAPD). Recently,most of patients start to take CAPD because it not only don’t increase the cardiac load and stress,but also can control the liquid capacity outside cells and high blood pressure. But the long-standing peritoneal dialysis will make patients absorb much glucose and lead to fat and hyperlipidemia.

But except the dialysis,the treatments are also important to patients disease condition.

1. Controlling the high blood pressure.

For Diabetic Nephropathy patients,controlling the high blood pressure is the primary issue strictly. The better blood sugar control, the lower the chance of diabetic nephropathy.

2. Drug therapy

It is possible that Diabetic Nephropathy patients may suffer from microalbuminuria. In this case,ACEI or ARB should be taken under the guidance of a doctor. These medicine can not only reduce the high blood pressure,but also can decrease the urinary albumin and delay the renal damage.

3. Periodic physical examination

It is necessary for Diabetic Nephropathy patients to take the physical examination regularly to observe their own physical condition. Owing to chronicity and complexity,there are no obvious symptoms in early stage. So to do the periodic physical examination is important to check the urine trace albumin.

4. Rational diet

A healthy diet plays important role in treating the Diabetic Nephropathy. Patients should limit the intake of protein,take a low-salt diet that can control the high blood pressure and edema. Besides,supplement the iron and calcium,which is useful to the renal recovery.

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