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 > Related Disease > Glomerulonephritis > Glomerulonephritis Symptoms >

    What Dose Excessive Scarring on Right Kidney Mean

    2014-08-18 06:25| Font Size A A A

     scarringKidney scarring occurs in the small blood vessels in the kidneys as glomeruli, and thus it is known as glomerulosclerosis. Well then, what dose excessive scarring on right kidney mean? If you want to have a further understanding about this topic, please read on and the following contents can be helpful for you.

    The overview of kidney scarring

    As the mentioned above, kidney scarring refers to glomeruli damage. The cause of it is often unknown, but in many cases, it is the result of an infection, a disease, excess toxins or drug abuse. Common causes include diabetes, Lupus, urinary tract infections and strep throat. Scarring of the kidneys can be slowed down, but it cannot be reversed after the damage has been done. If not treated and taken care of in time, it can lead to Kidney Failure.

    What are symptoms of kidney scarring?


    Kidney scarring often results in excessive amounts of protein in urine, a condition known as proteinuria. As the blood vessels in the kidneys become damaged from scarring, the walls of the blood vessels begin ti leak protein from the bloodstream into the urine.


    As excess protein leaks from the blood into urine, protein levels in the blood can drop to low levels, which is known as hypoproteinemia.


    Along with decline of renal function,

    High blood pressure

    High blood pressure is always associated with kidney disease. Hypertension can worsen the damage to the kidneys and increase kidney scarring.


    As kidney function is reduced, the extra fluid piles up in the body, leading to swelling or edema. It can occurs in the hands, feet, ankles and so on.

    Blood urine

    Similar to the effect protein, another effect of kidney scarring is the presence of blood in urine, also called hematuria. As the walls of the blood vessels in the kidneys harden, red blood cells can leak into the urine. Consequently, blood urine is caused.

    What does mean of excessive scarring on your right kidney?

    Actually, if you suffer from excessive scarring on your right kidney, it implies that your kidney can not work properly and the right kidney nearly lost all of its functions. Also, you may experience the various symptoms mentioned above. In addition, in severe condition, it is necessary to nephrectomy.

    Although kidney scarring can not be repaired, it is important to avoid the further damage. If you have no idea about how to deal with kidney scarring, you can email to or talk with our online doctors directly.

    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:
    Disease Description*:

    Kidney Disease

    Make a patient appointment or referral today

    make an appointment

    Facebook:Xueling Ren or email to

    online doctor

    Latest Articles