How to Slow Growth of Cysts in Polycystic Kidney Disease
How to slow growth of cysts in Polycystic Kidney Disease? If you are a PKD patient, you must be interested in this topic, because the growth of renal cysts is closely associated with your prognosis. Now read on to learn more information.
It is important to slow growth of cysts in PKD.
Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a hereditary kidney disease, which causes numerous cysts to form in the kidneys. These cysts will enlarge as you grow old, which can oppress the kidneys and impair kidney tissues. At last, the kidney damage is so severe that the kidneys can not maintain the life of patients, and then uremia will occur. Therefore, the key to the treatment of PKD is to reduce the cysts and stop their growth, thus protecting renal function.
Treatment to slow growth of cysts in PKD
Some Chinese Medicine promotes vasodilation on the cyst wall and accelerates local blood circulation so as to rapidly remove the fluid. It can also inhibit the secretion of epithelial cells on the cyst wall and reduce the production of fluid in the cyst. These two effects can reduce the fluid in the cysts, decrease cystic pressure, make cyst shrink continuously, and relieve the oppression to kidney tissues. Basically, it cuts off the condition that kidney cysts continue to enlarge. Therefore, Chinese medicine not only prevents the continuous damage of renal function, but also prevents cysts enlargement, reduces their damage to renal tissue and delays the disease progression, effectively blocking the development of PKD to Kidney Failure.
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) usually takes effect slowly, so you can take advantage of Hot Compress Therapy. Under the function of heat, active ingredients of medicine can be infiltrated into polycystic kidneys directly. Because all the herbs are from natural, there is no need to worry about their side effects, as long as you take treatment under the guidance of doctors.
After about one week’s treatment, back pain will be relieved.
After about half month’s treatment, high blood pressure will come down.
After about one month’s treatment, renal cysts will shrink, and renal function will get improved gradually.
How to slow growth of cysts in polycystic kidney disease? Now you get the answer. But the above material is intended for informational purposes only. For specific treatment suggestions, please consult a physician.
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