The etiology of renal atrophy should be considered as renal atrophy and renal vascular disease of congenital renal insufficiency or end-stage renal disease. Kidney atrophy, volume was significantly reduced, also known as end-stage kidney. At this time renal glomerular glomerular, tubular (ie, renal units) has been most or all damage, the kidneys have lost their physiological function.
It's hard to say how long the double kidney atrophy can live and that's different from person to person. Most patients have a good attitude, but also with the treatment, so the disease survived for decades still living well. In general, unilateral atrophy has nothing to do and the other side can be compensable. If both sides atrophy, it depends on the degree of atrophy.
That is whether or not to accept effective treatment, whether to restore the disease. Patients now develop uremia, kidney structure has been destroyed, the need for active treatment.
How long atrophy of the kidneys will depend on the chance of treatment. General renal atrophy more common in renal hypoplasia, can also be found in inflammation, injury, poisoning, blood circulation and drug adverse reactions. In the treatment of symptomatic treatment of primary disease, because if you do not treat it, shrink to a certain level, it will lead to renal failure!
Resulting in a series of complications, such as nausea and vomiting, fatigue, anemia, and thus uremia! The changes due to renal atrophy and renal function are both opposite and complementary, so patients should try to impaired renal function under the condition of less effective treatment.
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