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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.

How to Shrink Cysts in PKD with Hot Compress Therapy

2014-01-28 15:17

How to shrink cysts in PKD? Maybe that’s a question that plague people with polycystic kidney disease. Here, you can get a general idea about hot compress therapy.

Frankly speaking, there are two types of PKD. Namely, ADPKD(common) and ARPKD(rare). With fluid-filled cysts on both kidneys, people are usually troubled by symptoms like blood in urine, pain, high blood pressure, proteinuria and so on. Due to its genetic characteristic, until now, there is no such a treatment for it. Even so, we can still take hot compress therapy to shrink the cysts and improve kidney function.

What is the core of hot compress therapy?

By eliminating toxic pathogenic factors, increasing the permeability of cystic wall, providing nutrients for the damaged kidneys, the aim of cleaning toxins can be attained, with symptoms relieved and kidney function restored. In this way, it’s progression can be delayed largely.

How is hot compress therapy is used?

During the course, patients just need to lied in bed comfortably. And packages filled with herbs will be applied on bilateral Shenshu acupoints externally. The whole course can last for 45-90minutes, 2-3 times per day. In addition, the short corse can be 7 days and long course for 49 days.

Are there some precautions?

This therapy is contraindicated in people with allergic skin, sensitive physique and pregnant women. In addition, if the heat is not appropriate, adjustment of heat should be taken.

How much is the cost of this natural therapy?

The herbs of this therapy are all selected from nature and patients do not need to concern its side effects. And the herbal formula is prescribed on individual’s condition. Therefore, we can’t inform the specific cost. But remember the expense is reasonable. For more info, chat with our online doctor immediately.

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