Liver is the first line of protecting your body from poisoning. Patients with liver problems always focus on liver health. However, you have to know many other organ problems follow after liver disease, especially viral liver disease, such as hepatitis B or hepatitis C. Kidney is the leading affected organ by hepatitis. How does hepatitis cause kidney disease? And what’s the symptom? How to figure out your liver problem cause kidney injury? How to treat kidney disease caused by hepatitis?
How does hepatitis cause kidney disease?
Hepatitis is an inflammatory condition of the liver, which is commonly caused by viral infection. If hepatitis cannot be controlled well, the virus may build up in your kidney tissues, which causes kidney injury.
What are the symptoms of kidney disease caused by hepatitis?
Blood in urine is a common symptom, which may be viral hematuria or microscopic hematuria. Besides, proteinuria is another featured symptom of kidney disease caused by hepatitis.
Thereby, if you have hepatitis and you are experiencing blood in urine or foamy urine, you are suggested to talk your doctor as soon as possible.
How to know your hepatitis cause kidney disease?
When you are experiencing hematuria or proteinuria with hepatitis, you need to take test to figure out whether you have kidney disease or not.
The suggested test is kidney biopsy, which can show whether there is hepatitis virus complex in your kidney or not. If there is, your doctor will make the diagnosis.
How to treat kidney disease caused by hepatitis?
To treat this disease, the first step is medical management on your hepatitis. It is the root cause. When it can be controlled well, your kidneys will take less stress. Besides, you need to take treatment which can repair the damaged kidney tissues. Nowadays, both Chinese herbal medicine and stem cells can help receive this goal.
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