For patients with FSGS, the most they desire to know may be what the prognosis of FSGS is and how to improve FSGS prognosis. Prognosis is the probable outcome of a disease. Knowing the prognosis may help the patients to make a good preparation for their following life, and knowing how to improve the prognosis can prolong their life and live a better life.
What is the FSGS prognosis?
The prognosis of FSGS is different from individual to individual, it can be affected by many factors, such as the treatment methods, the severity of illness condition and patients’ lifestyle. These factors have a great influence on patients’ prognosis, but generally speaking, there are also many same points for patients with FSGS.
If patients receive treatments as early as they can, they will have a better prognosis.
If patients leave their illness and symptoms alone, they may have a bad prognosis.
If patients have a well-planed diet, they will have a good prognosis.
If patients catch cold and infection repeatedly, they may have a poor prognosis.
How to improve FSGS prognosis?
As we know, FSGS prognosis can be effected by many factors, however, we also have methods to improve the FSGS prognosis. For patient with FSGS, an effective improvement of FGSG prognosis can prolong the patients’ life, and it can also help patients improve their life quality. Patients can take measures to improve their prognosis as follows:
1. Patients should control all of their symptoms such as proteinuria, swelling, hypoproteinemia, and high blood pressure effectively. It is necessary for patients to slow down their illness progression.
2. Protect the residual renal function. When more and more renal tissues are injured and lose the basic functions, the illness of FSGS will become more and more severe and the prognosis of FSGS will be poorer and poorer. Therefore, it become particularly important to protect the residual renal function.
3. Make a well-planed diet. We all know that a well-planed diet can reduce the burden of kidneys and it is beneficial for patients’ illness.
4. Keep a health lifestyle. If patients want to improve their prognosis, it’s better for them to kick bad living habits. They should stop smoking and drinking alcohol, and they need to do proper exercises everyday. These will be helpful to prolong their prognosis.
These measures will be helpful for patients with FSGS to live a long life. Depending on these measures, patients should also follow the advices of their doctors. If you still have some questions, you can leave a message so that our professional doctors will give you a satisfying answer as quickly as they can.