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    Irregular Heartbeat And Stage 4 CKD

    2014-05-29 08:23| Font Size A A A

    Irregular Heartbeat And Stage 4 CKDFor patients with stage 4 CKD, their kidney function is damaged severely, while kidney is an important organ, and when patient’s kidney function is damaged severely, many health problems will be caused at this point.

    Many patients with stage 4 CKD may have irregular heartbeat, which is a severe health problem. In fact, patients with stage 4 CKD should deal with this problem positively, or else it can cause severe result.

    Why patients with stage 4 CKD have irregular heartbeat?

    Kidney is in charge of the metabolic balance of electrolytes in our body, while when stage 4 CKD patient’s kidney function is damaged severely, patients will have the metabolic disorder of potassium in patient’s body. While the metabolic disorder of potassium can cause many health problems, and patients will have irregular heartbeat when they have hyperkalemia or hypokalemia.

    Besides, when patient’s kidney damage is very severe, many factors can affect patient’s cardiovascular health, like the retention of sodium and fluid, the accumulation of toxins in blood, the metabolic disorders in patient’s body, etc. When patients have cardiovascular disease, it may also cause patients to have irregular heartbeat.

    How to deal with irregular heartbeat?

    Irregular heartbeat is very severe, because it may take away patient’s life if this problem has not been well controlled. To deal with this problem, it is necessary for patients to make sure its real cause.

    If it is caused by the metabolic disorder of potassium, it is important for patients to regulate their potassium intake to control it in the normal range. While if it is caused by other causes, it is necessary for patients to correct the metabolic disorders in their body.

    To correct the metabolic disorders in patient’s body, it is necessary for patients to improve their remaining kidney function, and Chinese medicine will be a perfect choice. Besides, if patient’s condition is very severe, patients can choose dialysis to correct the metabolic disorders in their body.

    chronic kidney disease is a complicated problem, and patients should do their best to improve their condition. If you have any trouble in dealing with your condition, you can contact our online experts. We will provide the guidance you need or do what we can to help you.

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