How is IgA nephropathy treated?
How is IgA nephropathy treated? Researchers have not yet found a specific cure for IgA nephropathy. Once the kidneys are scarred, they cannot be repaired. Therefore, the ultimate goal of IgA nephropathy treatment is to prevent or delay end-...Read more
What are the complications of IgA nephropathy?
What are the complications of IgA nephropathy? Complications of IgA nephropathy include high blood pressure acute kidney failure—sudden and temporary loss of kidney function chronic kidney failure—reduced kidney function over a period o...Read more
What are the signs and symptoms of IgA nephropathy?
In its early stages, IgA nephropathy may have no symptoms; it can be silent for years or even decades....Read more
What causes IgA nephropathy?
Scientists think that IgA nephropathy is an autoimmune kidney disease, meaning that the disease is due to the body’s immune system harming the kidneys....Read more