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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.

Will cold lead to kidney failure

2017-10-05 01:32

Huang, adult, 23 years old. Catching cold for a week and but she does not go to hospital and just self prescribe some medicines to control it. It used to work, but this time, a week later, no sign of getting better. Mood swing still exist, edema in whole body, and even she drinks hot water, she does not sweats and hardly go to toilet. What’s worse, she often feels breathless. Finally, she goes to hospital for cold. When result comes out, she is diagnosed as kidney failure, hypertension, dialysis is suggested by doctors to control kidney condition.

What had happened to her? Will cold lead to kidney failure? What should we avoid that?

Actually, it is not caused by just a common cold. We all caught a cold but we just caught a cold, no kidney failure, no uremia, and no other complications. We should pay attention to the root causes. It is due to her drug abuse, toxins in body, and weak immune system. Cold is just a trigger that lead kidney failure break out.

What should we do to prevent that?

First of all, do not fall in drug abuse. It is of high risk to getting kidney diseases. Besides, it can reduce the effect of some particular medicine and lead to normal treatment more complex.

Then, regular physical examination it suggested. We have to keep it, twice a year, at least once a year. This will help us diagnose diseases in early stage.

Keep frequent exercise. Five times a week and no less than 50 minutes.

If we can do this, we are able to avoid kidney failure.

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