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    Heart Arrhythmia in Patients with IgA Nephropathy

    2014-05-27 01:51| Font Size A A A

    Heart Arrhythmia in Patients with IgA Nephropathy IgA nephropathy is a common chronic kidney disease, which can cause patients to have many health problems. For patients with IgA nephropathy, they often have heart arrhythmia, which can even cause death.

    Heart disease is very dangerous, and patients should pay attention to this health problem, because it belongs to cardiovascular disease, and cardiovascular disease is the first leading cause of death in patients with kidney disease.

    What are the causes of heart arrhythmia in IgA nephropathy?

    There are several common factors can cause patients to have heart arrhythmia, which makes it a relatively common symptom.

    A major cause of heart arrhythmia is the metabolic disorder of potassium. Patients with IgA nephropathy can have hyperkalemia and hypokalemia, and potassium plays an important role in our muscle and nerve system. When patients have the metabolic disorder of potassium, it is very common for patients to have heart arrhythmia.

    Besides, it is common for patients with CKD to have cardiovascular disease, so is it for patients with IgA nephropathy. That can also cause patients to have heart problems, which can also cause patients to have heart arrhythmia.

    How to deal with this problem?

    For patients with IgA Nephropathy, they should deal with their heart arrhythmia positively, and measures should be taken according to its real causes.

    If Heart Arrhythmia is caused by the metabolic disorder of potassium, it will be necessary for patients to regulate their potassium intake in their diet. Patients will need to increase his potassium intake appropriately if he has hypokalemia, and patients need to reduce high potassium foods if they have hyperkalemia. It is very important for patients to keep their potassium level in the normal range.

    Besides, it is also very important for patients to prevent cardiovascular diseases. To reach that purpose, patients should avoid foods with high fat, cholesterol, and salt, etc. Besides, it is important for patients to take exercise regularly, which can promote patient’s blood circulation, and it is very helpful for patients to prevent cardiovascular disease.

    As we know, chronic kidney disease can complicated problems, and patients should do what they can 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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