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PKD & Kidney Cysts

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.

Breathing Problem From Polycystic Kidney Disease

2014-08-23 03:38

Breathing Problem From Polycystic Kidney DiseaseAs the name implies, kidney must be the first organ to be attacked. However, other organs and systems will also affected. Breathing problem from Polycystic Kidney Disease is not rare in the advanced stages.

1. Fluid retention

Swelling or edema is very common in Polycystic Kidney Disease, and when it becomes more serious, excessive fluid will accumulate in the lungs, which is called pulmonary edema or hydrothorax which makes you feel difficult in breathing.

2. Metabolic acidosis

kidney is a bean-shaped organ with responsibility of keeping acid-base balance. When kidney function is impaired seriously because of Polycystic Kidney Disease, disturbance of acid-base occurs. Large amounts of acidic materials build up in blood, leading to metabolic acidosis. Under such a condition, shortness of breath occurs easily. Sometimes, shortness of breath caused by metabolic acidosis will be accompanied with poor appetite, vomit and fatigue.

3. Anemia

Anemia due to reduced red blood cells, is a complication in advanced stage of Polycystic Kidney Disease. Our kidneys is the producer of erythropoietin that is necessary for the generation of red blood cells. So, it not difficult for you to understand why Polycystic Kidney Disease cause people difficulty with breathing.

How to get rid of this breathing problem?

No matter what the causes are, the root cause comes down to reduced kidney function. Therefore, treatment should aim at not only shrinking the kidney cyst but also improving kidney function. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy and Blood Pollution Therapy can treat Polycystic Kidney Disease effectively and naturally. On on hand, your polluted blood can be purified, and then oxygen and nutrition will be supplied to it. Improved blood circulation can increase the excretion of cyst fluid as well as other wastes and toxins. By this way, no more renal tissues are damaged so that your kidney function can be protected and improved.

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