Renal atrophy and renal function changes are complementary, when a patient has renal atrophy has been or will appear renal insufficiency and renal failure - uremia. Renal atrophy treatment is not timely or improper treatment can lead to the occurrence of various complications. So, what are the complications of renal atrophy? The following is a detailed description.
What are the complications of renal atrophy
Acute congestive heart failure is the first symptom of renal atrophy, if the diagnosis and rescue is not timely, it will lead to rapid death of patients. Suffering from renal atrophy, due to water and sodium retention, systemic edema and increased blood volume, pulmonary circulation prone to blood stasis.
In recent years, the risk of hypertensive encephalopathy and acute heart failure, the incidence rate was obviously reduced. May be related to timely and reasonable treatment. This complication occurred in the renal atrophy 1 to 2 weeks after the sudden increase in blood pressure.
Complications of acute renal failure are clinically rare, but it is the leading cause of renal atrophy. Clinical manifestations of oliguria or anuria, blood urea nitrogen and creatinine increased, metabolic acidosis, hyperkalemia, congestive heart failure and so on.
The above is the introduction of renal atrophy complications, I believe we have a certain understanding. Kidney atrophy if the treatment is not timely or improper treatment, it will lead to serious complications, and even threaten the lives of patients, so patients and their families should pay attention to it.