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    Itching Skin In Patients with PKD: Causes And Treatment

    2014-06-12 02:50| Font Size A A A

    Itching Skin In Patients with PKD: Causes And TreatmentMany patients with PKD will find they have itching skin, which can damage patient’s life quality obviously. Well then, why itching skin appear in patients with PKD? How to treat it?

    PKD is a common kidney disease, and it is a major cause of kidney failure. For patients with PKD, kidney cysts will grow bigger and bigger in their kidney, which will damage patient’s kidney structure gradually. Kidney is in charge of our body’s internal metabolic balances, so when it is damaged severely, many health prblems will appear at this point, which can cause obvious symptoms, and itching skin is very common among patients with PKD.

    Why PKD patients have itching skin?

    Many factors can cause patients to have itching skin, which make it a common symptom.

    When patient’s kidney function is damaged severely, lots of metabolic wastes will accumulate in patient’s body. While high level of urea is a major cause of itching skin, because high urea can stimulate patient’s sweat gland and sebaceous gland, which can cause dry skin and desquamation. That will cause itching skin.

    Besides, low kidney function can cause the metabolic disorders of phosphorus and calcium, which can cause patients to have hyperfunction of parathyroid gland, and that is also a major cause of itchng skin.

    Besides, PKD patients will need lots of medicines to improve their condition, and some medicines may cause anaphylaxis, which can also cause sitching skin.

    How to treat itching skin?

    To deal with this problem, patients should make sure its real causes. If itching skin is caused by high urea level in body, it is necessary for patients to take measures to reduce their urea level, and diet restrction is an important aspect. If itching skin is caused by the metabolic disorders of calcium and phosphorus, it is important for patients to control these electrolytes’ levels in their body, and patients will need to control their diet and even take phosphorus binder. Besides, if it is caused by anaphylaxis, patients may need to take other medicines to replace these medicines.

    Besides, it is necessary to improve patient’s kidney function to improve patient’s condition, which can solve patient’s problem from the root. To reach this purpose, chinese medicine and Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy will be perfect choices, which can shrink patient’s kidney cyst and repair patient’s kidney function.

    As we know, PKD is a big problem, so patients should take measures actively to improve their condition. If you have any trouble in dealing with your condition, you can leave us a message about your details and problem. We can provide the guidance you need or do what we can to help you.

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