How long can IgA Nephropathy patients live is always be concerned by the relatives of patients. With the increasing of the morbidity, more and more people are troubled by the death rate of IgA Nephropathy. Today, we will talk about that how long can IgA Nephropathy patients live.
IgA Nephropathy does great harm to our body. Patients with IgA Nephropathy not only need medical treatment but also need daily care. If patients ignore about these normal treatments, and the disease develops into uremia, their life is in danger. The statistical method for clinical data analysis shows that about 10%-20% patients with IgA Nephropathy to develop into uremia within ten years, and possibility is doubled within twenty years. There are also 5% possibilities for IgA Nephropathy with the complication of acute renal failure develop into uremia very soon.
IgA patients without good prognosis have symptoms like glomerular sclerosis, diffuse crescentic glomerulonephritis, capillary wall damage, interstitial fibrosis and vascular involvement. All or some of these complications can lead to a fast recession of the renal function. With the reduce of the renal function, patients’ life will get damaged.
IgA Nephropathy can be cured with appropriate treatment on the early stage. But with the development of the IgA Nephropathy, it becomes more and more complicated. What’s more, western treatments, which have obvious side effects, can do harm to patients’ other organs and reduce patients’ life. A long term using of western treatment usually lead to dependency and cause renal damage. Chinese Traditional treatment, which kind of treatment choose natural herbs as raw materials, has a few side effects.