BeiJing TongShanTang Kidney Disease Hospital /Live Doctor / About Us / Contact Us
  • +008613463017175
  • Facebook:Xueling Ren
  • CKD Basics

    How about the prognosis and life expectancy of each stage? And whether your condition still can be reversed? You can surely find the answer here.

    CKD Symptoms A~Z

    Which CKD symptom are you experiencing? Now follow us to learn more about your symptoms and find the natural ways to relieve them.

    CKD Treatment

    What kinds of treatment options can help reverse your condition and avoid dialysis treatment? Here you will surely find new hopes.

    CKD Diet﹠Fitness

    There is no a certain food you can not eat, which depends on your specific condition. learn more about foods & fitness to improve the quality of life.

    CKD Stage1~2

    CKD stage 1-2 means the mild reduction of kidney function, though not serious the condition is, proper managements are still needed.

    CKD Stage 3

    CKD stage 3 means the moderate reduction of kidney function. Some complication are likely to appear at this stage, but it still has a certain possibility to be reversed.

    CKD Stage 4

    CKD stage 4 means the severe reduction of kidney function. And the possibility to reverse the condition has been discounted, but dialysis still can be prevented.

    CKD Stage 5

    CKD stage 5 means the last and most severe stage of kidney disease. But if there still has blood flow in kidneys, dialysis and kidney transplant are still likely to be avoided.

    Lab Test Questionaire Dr's Help Find a doctor

    Go and see which doctor is specialized in managing your condition. Free and professional medical advises can be obtained from him or her.

    In addition to dialysis and kidney transplant, see more about other treatment options which can bring new hopes. read more

    What inpatient life will be like in a foreign hospital? Are you ready to enjoy their colorful inpatient life? read more

    A cozy accommodation can undoubtedly make patients feel eased and relaxed. A good mood is the best treatment for any kinds of kidney diseases. read more

    Breathe the fresh air, enjoy the beautiful flowers and listen to bird singing. The pleasing scenery is bound to make you feel eased. read more

    The accurate diagnosis needs the support from the advanced medical inspection equipments which achieve world-class level. read more

    facebook twitter google+
    Home > About CKD > Symptoms A~Z >
    | Font Size A A A

    How Does A Scarred Kidney Cause Hypertension

    How Does A Scarred Kidney Cause HypertensionHypertension, also known as high blood pressure, is one leading cause of kidney damage. Meanwhile, it can be the common symptom when diagnosed with kidney damage. Well then, how does a scarred kidney cause hypertension?

    As we all know, the healthy kidney plays a key role in keeping a person’s blood pressure in a healthy range. However, when the kidneys are scarred by some factors, kidney function will be affected and patients will have a series of symptoms and discomforts among which hypertension is one common sign.

    The causes of hypertension in kidney disease.

    Water-sodium retention

    The healthy kidneys are responsible for discharging extra fluid and metabolism of minerals from the body. However, for the damaged kidneys, they fails to do the job well and water-sodium retention is easy to occur. Extra fluid in the body increases the amount if fluid in blood vessels and makes blood pressure higher. In the condition, blood pressure will raise.

    In addition, the damaged kidneys can can cause ischemia and hypoxia in the kidneys which will activate the RAAS (Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone System). Angiotensin II has direct stimulation to vasoconstriction and aldosterone can worsen water and sodium retention so as to further increase high blood pressure.

    Actually, high blood pressure, in turn, can affect the healthy of the kidneys. High blood pressure can damage the kidneys and lead to chronic kidney disease (CKD).

    Well then, how can I prevent high blood pressure from damaging kidney disease?

    1. If you have kidney damage, you should keep your blood pressure below 130/80.

    2. Two groups of medications called ACE (Angiotensin-converting enzyme) inhibits and ARBs (angiotensin receptor blockers) lower blood pressure and have an added protective effect on the kidney in people with diabetes.

    3. Diuretics, or water pills can help your urinate and get rid of excess fluid in the body.

    4. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, a natural innovation from Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), is widely used for repairing damaged kidney tissues and cells, thus relieving various symptoms.

    Have any follow-up questions? Please leave a message below, you will surely get the free medical advises from experts within 48 hours. Please remember to leave your Email ID, or Phone No. and Disease Description so that our doctor give the correspending help!
    Pls tell patient's full name(surname, first and middle name) ,we make the record to avoid mixture with other kidney case.
    Patient Full Name:
    Phone Number:
    Kidney Disease:
    Disease Description*:

    CKD Symptoms Articles

    CKD Symptoms

    Quick Links

    Ask a Question

    CKD Treatments in Beijing Tongshantang Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine

    I suffer from Chronic Kidney Disease for 5 years. My creatinine level always fluctuates from 4.2-4.8 and I don’t know how to do. One friend tell me I can come ...More

    Can I With Lupus Nephritis Get Rid of Steroids

    I have suffered from Lupus Nephritis for 3 years. During these years, I have visited many hospitals but treatment is always the same, that is, steroid therapy. C...More

    Latest Articles