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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.

Polycystic Kidney Disease and Nausea

2013-11-20 16:01

Polycystic Kidney Disease and NauseaNausea and vomiting is a common symptom of degestive system disease. Compared with others, patiens with polycystic kidney disease are more likely to get damages on degestive system, which may cause nausea and vomitting.

Polycysitc Kidney Disease

Polycystic Kidney Disease, PKD as its short name, is a genetic disorder of cystic kidney disease. It has two types, namely, autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease and autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease.

Kidneys work to remove the waste products from the blood and keep your body healthy. As the cysts on the kidneys enlarge gradually, the cysts will result in the massive enlargement of the kidneys. The disease will cause kidney damage and kidney function decline. Kidney disease is not a single disease, but a very c omplex condition, which can cause various complications that can affect your liver, bone, stomach, intestine etc.

Why Do Poeple with Polycystic Kidney Disease Have Nausea?

- People with polycystic kidney disease are more likely to develop gastritis, enteritis etc disease, which may lead to gastrointestinal dysfunction, causing nausea.

- when polycystic kidney disease develops into advanced kidney damage stage, gastrin level will elevate, causing ulceration and nausea.

- when polycystic kidney disease causes kidney function decline, there wil be various toxins and certain of them, such as Aliphatic Amines, PTH etc, which shows stimulation on gastrointestinal tract, causing nausea and vomitting.

- also, you have to notice that acidosis is a common complication of PKD, which may also lead to nausea.

- in addition, patients with PKD need to take massive drugs to alleviate their symptoms, such as anti-hypertension drugs, lipid-lowering drugs, chalybeate, calcium etc.

Limiting the intake of protein foods can help alleviate the symptoms of nausea and vomiting. But low protein diet may cause malnutrition. Thereby, patients with PKD are suggested to take a personalized diet. If you need any help, you can leave a message below.

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