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What Can Cause People To Have Lupus Nephritis

What Can Cause People To Have Lupus NephritisLupus nephritis is an common kidney disease which can cause severe symptoms to patient, and what are the factors that make patients to have it?

Lupus nephritis is caused by systemic lupus erythematosus, which is an autoimmune disease, and when the immune complexes accumulate in patient’s kidney, they may cause patient to have lupus nephritis. Thereby, the causes of lupus are also the reasons of lupus nephritis.

In fact, the appearance of lupus nephritis and lupus has relation with many factors.

But they can be divided into patient’s own factors and the external environmental factors.

Patient’s own factors:

1.Genetic factor: Lupus has showed obvious genetic tendency. Lupus is not a genetic disease, but patient’s next generation will get the susceptibility gene. For patient who has lupus, the morbidity of his close relatives is as high as 5%~12%.

Besides, lupus has obvious high morbidity in black people and Asian people, which is also an indication that lupus has close relation with genetic factor.

2.Endocrine factors: Endocrine factor is another aspect that shows obvious influence in the morbidity of lupus. The morbidity of lupus in child-bearing period woman is 9~13 times than it in even-aged man, but the value is just a little higher for woman who is before the puberty and after the menopause.

External environmental factors:

For patient who has the susceptibility gene, he is more likely to get this disease when he meets the external environmental factors.

1.Medicines: some medicines can induce the appearance of lupus, like penicillin, sulfonamides, chlorpromazine, procainamide, etc.

2.Physical factor: the ultraviolet irradiation is a external factor that can cause people with ultraviolet irradiation to have lupus. Besides, X-ray irradiation, strong electro-optic irradiation, etc, can also cause patient to have lupus.

3.Diet: diet is also an important aspect that can induce and aggravate lupus, and foods that contain psoralen, diammonium gene, etc, have this effect.

These above are the points that have close relation with the appearance of lupus and lupous nephritis. Besides, if you have any trouble in dealing with this disease, you can contact our online experts, and we are glad to help you.

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