Viber/Whatsapp:+8615512139310 Email: | 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 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!

Why Do Lupus Nephritis Patients Have Mouth Ulcers

Why Do Lupus Nephritis Patients Have Mouth UlcersLupus Nephritis is caused by SLE, or lupus. It is reported that only about 12% of Lupus patients experience mouth ulcers or canker sores. These symptoms may come and go with the progress of Lupus Nephritis. Why do these patients have mouth ulcers?

The causes of mouth ulcers in Lupus Nephritis

Lupus Nephritis is due to SLE, while many factors such as genetic factors, sex hormone, environment, infection, drugs and immune reactions can cause SLE, finally resulting in Lupus Nephritis. The autoimmune disorder refers to disease attributed to immunodeficiency. Mouth or nose ulcer is usually one of the first signs of a Lupus flare, and it is often less than 1 cm in diameter. The following conditions may induce mouth ulcers for Lupus Nephritis patients.

- Autoimmune disorders that is the leading cause

- Certain foods such as nuts and cheese

- Anxiety and stress

- Vitamin B12 or iron deficiency

- Viral infections

How to treat mouth ulcers for Lupus Nephritis?

Here, we have known the causes. The treatment should depend on the causes, so we give out several suggestions.

1. Try to control your mood: Any kind of chronic kidney disease must affect patients’ both physical and mental health. In this case, patients should learn to keep their stress levels as low as possible.

2. Avoid sensitive foods: Chocolate, coffee, peanuts, strawberries, tomatoes, wheat flour, almonds, etc, all may trigger mouth ulcers.

3. Eat foods high in iron and vitamin b12: These foods can not only prevent canker sores but also help eat anemia.

4. Regulate immune system: Since immune disorder is the root cause of Lupus and Lupus Nephritis, only if immune system becomes normal can these patients get rid of this disease and mouth ulcers completely. Immunotherapy is one treatment created to treat autoimmune disorders.

The above are only several general suggestions to help Lupus Nephritis patients for treating their mouth ulcers. If you want to know more or have anything unclear, welcome to contact us by emailing to or leaving a message below.

  • Tag: Lupus Nephritis Symptoms Lupus Nephritis
  • previous:Lupus Nephritis and Swelling of Legs: Causes and Treatment
    next:How to Treat Lupus Face Rash

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

    Full Name:
    Kidney Disease:
    Email: *
    Phone Number:
    Disease Description:
    Medical Report: