Viber/Whatsapp:+8615512139310 Email: kidneyservice@hotmail.com | Sitemap | RSS

Kidney Service China has always thrived on word of mouth. Our patients are our best advocates. read more

Whether you're a kidney disease patient or a doctor, we look forward to your visit.read more

Type your question and click GO. See the tips from experts for your own conditions. read more

What does each kidney disease treatment feel like? Find the best answer here.

Clean, quiet and well-equipped ward is always the best choice for patient.

Want more details about treatment efficiency and service quality? Read their stories!

Worried about inpatient life in an oversea hospital? Click here and find the truth!

Is There Any Alternative Test to Kidney Biopsy for FSGS

FSGS,kidney biopsyKidney biopsy is a test for accurate diagnosis of many kidney problems, such as IgA Nephropathy, Nephrotic Syndrome and Focal Segmental Glomerulonephritis etc. However, kidney biopsy also causes different side effects, such as damages to affected kidney tissues. It there any alternative test to kidney biopsy for FSGS?

What’s kidney biopsy?

Kidney biopsy refers to a test in which the a small piece of kidney tissue is removed to be examined under a microscope. Usually, this test is used to make an accurate or a final diagnosis for kidney problem, severity of kidney damages and monitor the therapy effects of kidney disease.

However, you may suffer from bleeding, infection, pain and even Acute Kidney Failure, etc.

Special Test for FSGS

To avoid the side effects of FSGS, alternative test to kidney biopsy is needed. What will these tests be? If the tests can work and achieve the same goal as kidney biopsy does, it will replace the traditional biopsy.

Researchers find some special tests which do similarly work of kidney biopsy and what’s import, it rarely has no side effects. These new tests are just like other routine tests, such as blood test and urine test.

Kidney Damages Test

This test helps diagnose the kidney damages, the affected kidney area and monitor the treatment effects. It achieves very similar aims of kidney biopsy.

Blood Toxins Test

This test helps find the build up of waste products in in body and help your doctor find the right treatment to remove the wastes.

Protein electrophoresis

This helps make an accurate analysis on protein in urine. With this test, your doctor can find the cause of protein and make an final diagnosis of kidney problems.

  • Tag: FSGS Diagnosis
  • previous:none
    next:How To Diagnose FSGS

    Leave your question here, so kidney experts will give you the answer in 24 hours.

    Full Name:
    Gender:
    Age:
    Kidney Disease:
    Country:
    Email: *
    Phone Number:
    Skype:
    Whatsapp:
    Viber:
    Disease Description:
    Medical Report:


    Make an Appointment with Our Renal Expert Team in Your Country