Generally, Lupus is an autoimmune disease, which can cause your immune system to attack your own organs. If left untreated, your kidney tissues and cells will be damaged, causing protein leakage, forming Proteinuria and Swelling.
Why do swollen ankles appear from lupus?
In normal condition, our kidney filters extra fluids from the body and keeps useful substances in blood. However, in Lupus Nephritis, if glomeruli (is responsible for filter fluids and wastes) are infected and damaged, large amount of protein will leak out in urine, causing plasma collide osmotic pressure declines. As a result, the fluids in blood will enter into subcutaneous tissue, so that cause swelling. Due to gravity, swelling firstly occurs in the lower parts of body.
Is there anything to do about swollen ankles from Lupus?
In lupus, in order to prevent kidney damage, it is necessary to block our immune system. The commonly used medicines are steroids and immunosuppressants. But long-term use of them will have lots of side effects, and maybe swelling in face also appears.
Immunotherapy, an effective therapy for lupus, is highly recommended. It can treat the immune disorder from the root through mainly six steps: accurate diagnosis, immune blocking, immune tolerance, immune clearance, immune regulation, and immune protection. It can help eliminate the immune complexes from the body to prevent kidney damage, gradually increase immunity to conquer the disease.
Besides, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is also adopted to treat lupus with swollen ankles from the root by repairing damaged glomeruli and improve renal function.
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