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    Itching Skin in Patients with Stage 3 CKD

    2014-04-09 01:49| Font Size A A A

    Itching Skin in Patients with Stage 3 CKDCKD is a progressive disease, which causes patient’s kidney function to be reduced gradually. As we know, kidney is an important organ for our body health, so in the process of losing kidney function, many health problems will appear.

    CKD is divided into five stages, and stage 3 is a significant stage, because stage 3 CKD means patient’s kidney function is damaged moderately, and patients may have noticeable symptoms in this stage. In fact, many patients find they have kidney disease when they are in CKD stage 3. For patients with stage 3 CKD, a major noticeable symptom is itching, which is a problem that can destroy patient’s life quality greatly.

    Why patients with stage 3 CKD have itching skin?

    Itching in patients with CKD can be caused by many factors, such as high level of urea nitrogen, the hyperfunction of parathyroid gland, drug allergy, nerve problem, etc.

    But for patients with stage 3 CKD, it is not common for them to have itching skin caused by the hypertension of parathyroid and nerve problem, because these factors usually appear in the later stages of CKD.

    Thereby, itching skin is more likely to be caused by high level of urea nitrogen and drug allergy. Urea nitrogen can cause sebaceous gland and sweat gland to atrophy, which can cause patients to have dry skin and itching skin. While patients with stage 3 CKD need to medicines, and some medicines can also cause allergy rection and cause patients to have itching skin.

    How to relieve itching skin in patients with stage 3 CKD?

    If itching skin is due to allergy reaction to medicines, patients should stop taking these medicines or find replacement medicines.

    If itching skin is caused by the accumulation of urea nitrogen, it is necessary for patients to take measures to reduce their urea level. To reach this purpose, diet restriction is an important aspect, and patients should control their protein intake.

    Besides, right treatment is another important aspect for reducing high urea. It is not necessary for patients to take dialysis in this stage, and there are some other therapies are very helpful for patients to reduce their urea level, like Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy and Enema Therapy. Microchinese medicine osmotherapy is a therapy which is effective in repairing patient’s damaged kidney structure and improve patient’s kidney function. Enema Therapy is a therapy which can effectively reduce patient’s excess urea nitrogen.

    These are the information about itching in patients with stage 3 CKD and how to relieve this problem. If you have any trouble in dealing with your condition, you can contact our online experts, and we will do what we can to help you.

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