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    Why Does My Stomach Swell So Much with PKD

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    Why Does My Stomach Swell So Much with PKDWith progression of Polycystic Kidney Disease, a swelling stomach is the common symptom among patients. And they may often feel full and severe back pain, which can worsen their illness condition. Why does stomach swell so much with PKD?

    Polycystic kidney disease is an inherited disorder which characterized by the multiple fluid-filled sacs on the kidneys. Actually, many reasons can lead to swollen stomach and the following things can be your reference.

    Enlarged kidney cysts

    PKD is featured with numerous cysts in the kidneys. Over time, these cysts keeping growing persistently. In the condition, it may cause stomach bloating.

    Rupture of kidney cysts

    Rupture of kidney cysts also can lead to stomach swelling, and with the condition, patients are pron to suffer from kidney infection, urinary tract infection, blood urine and so on.

    Swelling in stomach

    Our kidneys are responsible for discharging extra wastes and fluids from the body. However, these cysts on the kidneys can damage the kidney and reduce kidney function. Then, impaired kidneys cannot filter extra fluid from the body effectively. Thus, more and more fluid will pile up in the body, leading to swelling in stomach.

    Well then, how to deal with the condition?

    Ease swelling.

    1. Develop a low-protein and low-salt intake.

    2. Usage of diuretic

    3. Drink a herbal tea like dandelion root tea, nettle leaf tea and so on.

    Shrink cysts naturally.

    Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy

    It is the natural treatment which can shrink cysts naturally. It is an external application of Chinese medicine under the help of osmosis device. The medicines in the treatment can be permeated into kidney lesion so as to protect remaining kidney function and shrink cysts naturally. In addition, we do also use other natural treatment called Foot Bath, which is a important therapy in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). If you do have a interest, please email to *** or leave a message below directly.

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