Skype: live:pkdclinic888|Email: | Whatsapp: +86 15512139310
PKD Clinic

Polycystic Kidney Disease& Kidney Cysts

Printer-friendly | Favorite

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.

Why Iron Transfusions Is Given to Polycystic Kidney Disease Patient

2015-06-26 01:24

Why Iron Transfusions Is Given to Polycystic Kidney Disease PatientPolycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) is a genetic disorder causing numerable cysts on kidneys. These fluid-filled sac causing various symptoms that need immediate treatments. Why iron transfusions is given to Polycystic Kidney Disease patient?

Iron transfusion for Polycystic Kidney Disease

Iron transfusion is used for treating anemia. Is anemia a result of Polycystic Kidney Disease? Yes, in some cases.

Anemia or anaemia is usually defined as a decrease in the amount of red blood cells or hemoglobin in the blood. Why does Polycystic Kidney Disease cause anemia?

When those fluid-filled sacs grow very big they can press nearby organs, including the kidney itself. Due to ischemia and anoxia, kidneys are damaged, and cannot produce enough EPO, a hormone responsible for the generation of red blood cells. Therefore, anemia occurs.

Treatment for anemia may include iron transfusion. However, this method cannot solve the underlying problem, because it cannot improve kidney function.

In that case, I recommend you to take traditional Chinese herbs. Any questions, please email to us at or leave a message below. Our doctor on duty will reply you within 24 hours.

Herbal remedies for anemia in Polycystic Kidney Disease

All these herbal remedies aim at improving kidney function to treat anemia. The main function of them is to increase blood circulation and shrink kidney cysts.

● Maikang composition. Patients need to take this liquid medicine each day. It can promote Qi (energy flow) and unlock meridians so as to increase blood circulation.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy. It is an external application used on bilateral Shenshu acupoints. With osmotic device, the effective ingredients of Chinese herbs can permeate into kidney lesions directly.

Medicated Bath. Combing a warm bath with traditional Chinese herbs, this therapy can shrink kidney cyst very naturally.

As for detailed information, please leave your email address below. Our doctor on duty will reply you as soon as possible.

Any questions? Fill the form below. You will surely get the free medical advice from experts within 24 hours.

Please remember to leave your email address, or phone number so that we can contact you and help you!
Please leave the patient's FULL name in case of a duplicate, and to make our doctor give timely response and help.

Full Name:
Phone Number:
Kidney Disease:
Disease Description:
Related articles on

Polycystic Kidney Disease

Renal Cysts

Latest Article learn about pkd
Make an Appointment with Our Renal Expert Team in Your Country