What percentage of kidney damage is considered curable ?
Hi , My wife age 22 has consulted a Neprologist and undergone Biopsy. Report says 40% of kidney damage. Her BP often gets above normal range and she encounters serious back pain . This is the first week of prescription and she is having Shelcal and Waysolone 20 mg thrice a day. Her creatine level is fluctuting between 2.1 to 2.4. Doc says lets wait and watch and can not conclude weather it s a permanant damage or curable. Also, she had to terminate her pregnancy a few weeks ago for the above reason.
Dear Syedshakeer,there are possibility that she might have nephrotic syndrome.In this condition such kind of things happen.Please strictly follow the medicines doses and along with the dietary guidelines given.She is quite young and at this age you can afford to take changes.Keep in regular contact with your doctor.Do not discontinue wysolone without asking your doctor.bye and wishing her very best for her recovery.
The aim of therapy is to slow down or halt the progression of CKD .control of bp .use of ace inhibitors are helpful.it looks like a nephrotic syndrome.your dr. has provided you right drugsand follow them strictly.in adults prognosis is poor compared to children.avoid salts and saturated fat.progress of disease depends on the variant of fsgs(biopsy report).take care of her to the best.
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Hi My Wife age 22 had kidney biopsy last week and the report claims 40% kidney damage it says 12 glomeruli out of which 5 are obsolescent. Impression: Native -focal segmental glomerulosclerosis, collapsing variant . She is experiencing serious back pain and Doc (neprologist) started with tablets - Wyosolone and shelcall for this week and said will start with STEROIDS from next week. She often gets BP above normal and terminated pregnancy last month due to the above reason. Pls advise if this is totally curable and also advise if she can concieve a healthy baby in the future.
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