Diabetic nephropathy is a common kidney disease. Because women are physically different from men, there are different manifestations of early symptoms of diabetic nephropathy. So, what are the symptoms of women with diabetic nephropathy? The following by our Tong Shan Tong diabetic nephropathy treatment experts to tell you details:
Proteinuria is the first sign of diabetic nephropathy. Normal adult 24 hours urine protein total less than 150mg, adolescents can be slightly higher but not more than 300mg / 24h, when the total amount of urine protein over 300mg / 24h was detected, it is called proteinuria. Urine protein is not only related to the degree of renal damage, but also consider the diabetic nephropathy and other chronic kidney disease in patients with disease progression of one of the main indicators.
Diabetic nephropathy due to insulin secretion relative or absolute deficiency, leading to increased blood glucose levels. When the glucose concentration exceeds the renal glucose threshold, part of the glucose from the urine, which to mold the growth and reproduction to create favorable conditions, leading to inflammation, itching symptoms.
Vaginal dryness is mostly due to low levels of sex hormones caused, and thus cause sexual intercourse pain.
Urinary tract infection
In addition to the anatomical characteristics of female urinary system prone to infection, the diabetic body resistance decreased, high blood sugar status is conducive to bacterial growth and reproduction is also easy to cause urinary tract infection one of the reasons.
Due to increased blood glucose in pregnant women, glucose in pregnant women's blood can enter the fetus through the placenta, the fetus has long been in high blood sugar state, causing active insulin secretion, promote glycogen, fat and protein synthesis, fetal fat accumulation, Large, weight gain, so the fetus is huge.
This is due to diabetic nephropathy patients supply perineum nutrition arteriosclerosis, pelvic stenosis, will affect the genitals blood supply, nerve endings caused by slow response.
The above is a brief introduction on the 'female diabetic nephropathy symptoms'. If you have any other questions about diabetic nephropathy, please consult our experts online.