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How to Prolong the Lifespan of FSGS with Kidney Failure

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Focal Segmental Glomerular Sclerosis is shorted for FSGS. It is a kind of autoimmune disease with glomerular damage. When FSGS progresses into kidney failure, kidney function declines to 15-29%. The life quality and lifespan will be threatened. So how to prolong the lifespan of FSGS with kidney failure and improve the life quality?

FSGS is a progressive kidney disease. Kidney failure is the advanced stage of FSGS with severely kidney damage and GFR decrease.

There are some methods used in clinic to prolong the lifespan of FSGS with kidney failure.

Immunosuppressive agents

Immunosuppressive agents is helpful to alleviate symptoms, such as eliminating proteinuria. The alleviation of symptoms will lower the burden of kidney and protect the illness from worsening. These medicine is also helpful to promote the immunity of the body. Thus it can prolong the lifespan in a sense.


When FSGS goes into kidney failure, dialysis is unavoidable. The failed kidney fails to filtrate wastes and toxins out. Dialysis can replace kidney to do this job. When these products are removed from the blood, the symptoms can be relieved.

Though dialysis cannot help repair damaged kidney tissues, it can prolong the lifespan of FSGS with kidney failure. It is generally recognized that it can extend 5-10 years if there is no serious complication. But it depends on the patient’s physical condition. Maybe he just can survive 2-5 years if he has complications and even just months.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy

Micro-Chinese medicine osmotherapy is a new therapy developed from the traditional Chinese medicine. It is an externally used therapy with the help of an osmosis device. The herbal formula is personalized and it is the core of this therapy. The herbal ingredients have a great effect on dilating blood vessel, anti-inflammation, anti-coagulation and degrading extracellular matrix.

Through these functions, the damaged kidney lesion can be repaired, thus the damaged glomerular can be saved. Kidney function is improved with the healthy kidney structure. With a normal kidney function, you can live like a normal person without disease. One point you should care is that you should keep a good lifestyle. This is the best method to prolong the lifespan of FSGS with kidney failure.

To prolong the lifespan of FSGS with kidney failure, in addition to the method above, diet and exercise and a good mentality is also important. You can consult the online doctor or leave a message below for more detailed information.

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