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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.

Why Polycystic Kidney Disease Patients Have Headache

2013-09-10 11:18

Why Polycystic Kidney Disease Patients Have HeadachePolycystic Kidney Disease(PKD), is an inherited disease, mainly characterized by different sizes of cysts in the kidneys. And headache is a common symptom in those patients. Then why PKD sufferers have this symptom?

Generally, the reasons can be concluded like this:

High blood pressure

The majority of patients with PKD will present elevated blood pressure. If not controlled well, it may cause headache, dizziness and so on. In serious condition, it may lead to stroke.

Cerebral aneurysm

Aneurysm in brain is a serious condition and it occurs more frequently with PKD patients. Once it occur, immediate treatment should be paid in case of aneurysm rupture.

What can patients do to alleviate headache in PKD patients?

Positive attitude

Since PKD is a hereditary disease and there is no treatment for it. Many patients are always in negative emotions. A good mood is very important for PKD patients as well as those that suffer from kidney disorders. Healthy lifestyle

They should obey a low-fat and low-fat diet. Quit smoking and drinking, which will cause the growth of cysts. In addition, they can take proper exercises, such as walking.


Drugs like ACEI, ARBs, diuretics, etc.


It can stimulate our body to release a kind of hormone, which can help alleviate pain without any side effects. And it is considered to be a natural remedy for headache for PKD patients. If you have interest in this therapy, you can consult with our online doctor directly.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy

Our newly therapy is an effective therapy in shrinking cysts for PKD patients. The active substances of medicines can promote blood circulation, restrain the further secretion of cystic fluid and repair the damaged kidney function.

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