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    Causes & Treatment of Swollen Legs in Stage 4 CKD

    2014-02-25 16:56| Font Size A A A

    Causes & Treatment of Swollen Legs in Stage 4 CKDStage 4 CKD refers to a medical condition in which severe damage of kidney function can happen. Usually patients with this disease can suffer from a lot of clinical symptoms. Swollen legs is a common sign in this stage which can does great harm to the life quality of patients. Why? What are causes and treatment of swollen legs?

    Causes of swollen legs

    In stage 4 CKD, patients’ GFR can decrease to 16-29ml/min. Thus the kidneys will fail to work as normal. As a result, excessive water, wastes and toxins will build up in body and cause disorders. Swollen legs can result from the water and sodium retention in body due to the decreased kidney function.

    Treatment of swollen legs

    From the above, we can see that the underlying causes of swollen legs are due to the wastes and toxins accumulated in body, therefore, the treatment should be focused on removing wastes from body and rebuild kidney function.

    Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is an external therapy of Chinese herbal medicine. With the help of most advanced osmotic equipment, the active substances of Chinese herbal medicine can enter renal lesions directly and take effects. It can expand blood vessels, anti-inflammation, anti-coagulation and degrade extracellular matrix. In this way, the wastes and toxins in body can be eliminated and damaged kidney function can be improved.

    What’s more, due to this therapy is done through Chinese herbal medicine, it is very safe, comfortable and without any side effects. With the progression of stage 4 CKD be controlled, the symptoms of swollen legs will be eased from the root cause.

    If you happen to be a patient with stage 4 CKD, you should go to the hospital to check your kidney function and treat it as soon as possible. Otherwise, many other complications will be likely to happen. Have any question? Please consult our online doctor or leave a message below.

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