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Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a group of disorders that result from the formation and progressive enlargement of cysts in the kidneys without dysplasia, usually leading to renal failure.

Can Peritoneal Dialysis Help in Getting Rid of Water From Lungs

2015-03-13 02:49

Can Peritoneal Dialysis Help in Getting Rid of Water From LungsDialysis is a method used for removing wastes and extra fluid out of the body. Can peritoneal dialysis help in getting rid of water from lungs?

What is peritoneal dialysis?

Both hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis can help Kidney Failure patients to prolong their lifespan. During peritoneal dialysis, blood vessels in your abdominal lining (peritoneum) fill in for your kidneys, with the help of a fluid (dialysate) that flows into and out of the peritoneal space.

Will dialysis treatment my kidney disease?

No. Even though peritoneal dialysis is helpful for removing fluid out, it has limited effect since it cannot work as well as healthy kidneys.

Why does fluid accumulate in lungs?

Damaged kidneys cannot discharge extra fluid, resulting in swelling in hands, legs, feet or ankles. In more serious cases, excess waster start to build up in other organs like lungs. As a result, patients have some breath problems.

How to remove fluid in lungs?

Dialysis in one of the choices. You can other natural treatment options. The terminal goal of treatment should be improving renal function. In our hospital, we mainly use traditional Chinese herbs. As for Kidney Failure patients, they are suggested to take:

-Blood Pollution Therapy

This therapy is different from other methods that treat kidneys. This method focuses on purifying the blood. As long as the blood stream is cleared, the kidney can get enough blood volume and oxygen to repair the damaged renal tissues.

-Stem Cell Therapy

As an emerging therapy for Kidney Failure, this method has significant curative effect. Stem cells can differentiate into renal tissue cells and blood cells. Therefore, normal kidney functioning structure can be restored to some degree.

You are also suggested to take some Chinese herbs to improve blood circulation and accelerate the absorption of oral medicines. Any questions, please email to us at or leave a message below.

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