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    What Causes An Atrophic Kidney

    What Causes An Atrophic KidneyAtrophic kidneys means that your kidney is relatively smaller or obviously shrinks. And it occurs easily among people with chronic kidney disease. Well then, what causes an atrophy of kidney? Please keep reading and you will find out the answer by yourself.

    The size of kidneys depends on your age, sex, height and weight of the person. In most cases, our healthy kidney is about 10-12 cm long, 5-6 cm wide, 3-4 cm thickness and 120-150 g weight. And in normal condition, left kidney is larger than right one. And what’s more, old people are prone to suffer from kidney shrinkage even though they have no kidney disease. Well then, what causes an atrophic kidney?

    Actually, there are many causes which are responsible for an atrophic kidney. The specific causes are as following:

    Congenital renal dysplasia

    When notice your kidneys is smaller, first you need to consider whether it is due to congenital renal dysplasia.

    Loss of renal units

    In a healthy kidney, nephrons is the basic structural and functional unit of the kidney and its chief function is to filter blood, reabsorb nutritions filtered by glomeruli and excrete the rest as urine. For chronic kidney disease patients, nephrons are damaged and become scarred. Under such a condition, they are unable in working properly and if this condition lasts for a long time, atrophic kidney will occur.

    Renal ischemia

    It occurs due when there is less circulation of blood to the kidneys.

    Through the above analysis, we can see that the primary cause of kidney shrinkage is due to severe kidney damage. Therefore, what we should do is to find out the effective treatment to stop or delay the progression of illness condition. At our Treatment Center point, we can provide a natural remedy called Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy to you. More details of this treatment, you can email to ckdstage@hotmail.com.



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