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Causes of swollen legs & Hypertensive Nephropathy Creatinine 4.5

Provided by Expert Yang Hongtao on : 2014-03-10 19:43

Swollen legs is just one of the symptoms of edema that is caused by the accumulation of overmuch liquid in tissue space or body cavity. Most Hypertensive Nephropathy patients may discover that they are puffy. So why does the Hypertensive Nephropathy cause the swollen legs?

Hypertensive Nephropathy is a kind of secondary disease caused by high blood pressure and the disease implicates the kidneys.The development of high blood pressure will damage the kidney tubules firstly and protein appears in urine slightly.Then with the worsening of the disease,leakage of protein increases and proteinuria the makes the damage becomes more and more serious,which cause the hypoproteinemia. Hypoproteinemia reduces the plasma colloid osmotic pressure and the extracellular fluid will be detained in tissue space,which may cause the edema.On the other hand,hypoproteinemia may also cause the decrease of the effective blood volume and makes the secretion of secondary aldosterone and antidiuretic hormone increase.What’s more,reabsorption the kidney tubules will absorb much water and sodium.which also cause the edema.

Besides,the high blood pressure will worsen the disease of patients.So what should patients with Hypertensive Nephropathy do to control the disease condition?If you are diagnosed with HN and you think the dialysis can not slove your problems completely,you can talk to the online doctor or email to kidney-healthy@hotmail.com to get the free and professional guidance.

Except the dialysis and renal translation,Micro-Chinese medicine Osmotherapy plays an important role in treat the Hypertensive Nephropathy. It is a kind of special therapies that external Chinese medicine and it can control the high blood pressure and inflammatory reaction,improve the microcirculation and bloodstream and provide a better space for the renal repair.Micro-Chinese medicine Osmotherapy can remedy the Hypertensive Nephropathy fundamentally and relieve the pain of patients.In addition,prolong the patients life-pan as far as possible when the patients condition is severer.

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