Kidney Failure is also called End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD),which is characterized by extremely severely damaged. Is one swollen foot serious in Kidney Failure patients?
Swelling in Kidney Failure patients
Swelling occurs since the damaged kidneys cannot remove extra water out of the body. Swelling in lower extremities is often to see. Swollen foot is common in Kidney Failure patients, but should draw patient’s concern. Without timely treatment, fluid may retain in other organs. In addition, severe swelling can be painful and fatal.
How to relieve swollen foot in Kidney Failure patients?
-Dialysis. This method is also called “artificial kidney” since it helps remove excess waste and fluid in the body. dialysis can help relieve swelling fast and effectively, but cannot solve the underlying problem. That’s why patient once reduce or stop dialysis, symptoms recur and become more serious.
-Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy. This therapy is an innovation based on hundreds of Traditional Chinese Medicines (TCMs). It is an external application used on bilateral Shenshu acupoints. With osmotic device, the effective ingredients can permeate into kidney lesion directly. They can expand blood vessels, reduce inflammation and degrade extracelluar matrixes. Therefore, blood circulation can be improved and kidneys can get enough blood volume and oxygen to repair the damaged renal tissues. Then enhanced kidney function can maintain fluid balance, and swollen foot can be relieved.
-Medicated Bath. This method is a convenient and effective way to improve renal function. The warm medical fluid stimulate the acupoints on the body, then the whole blood circulation is increased. Patients with this therapy see increased urine output and sweat. This is a process of detoxing the blood.
The above therapies are to improve kidney function, so that all symptoms can be completely relieved. Any questions, please leave a message below.