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!

What Body System Will Polycystic Kidney Disease Affect

What Body System Will Polycystic Kidney Disease AffectPolycystic Kidney Disease is one inherited kidney disorder that causes kidney cysts to develop and grow in kidneys gradually. With the progression of PKD, a lot of body systems will be involved in this disease.

If you are suffering from this, disease, the following body systems will be affected easily. They are:

1. Urinary tract system

Enlarged kidney cysts have a big risk of rupture, so sac fluid will spread to other organs and systems easily and urinary tract system is infected easily by sac fluid. Then, urinary tract infections occur as one common complication of Polycystic Kidney Disease. To help manage it, patients are suggested to drink more water or cranberry juice. In severe cases, they may need to take antibiotics.

2. Cardiovascular system

As kidney cysts grow, they will compress their surrounding kidney tissues, inducing renal anoxia and ischemia condition. Then, high blood pressure happens. If uncontrolled effectively, high blood pressure will damage cardiovascular system, resulting in its disorder.

3. Digestive system

When kidney functioning tissues are damaged by enlarged kidney cysts, they will fail to cleanse the blood normally. As more and more waste products and toxins build up in the body, digestive system will be attacked. In this condition, patients may suffer from nausea and vomiting.

4. Nerve system

The early symptoms of nerve system for PKD patients are insomnia, memory loss, low concentration, and so on. With the progression of PKD, patients will have dizziness, mental disorder, convulsions, and so on.

5. Bone disorder

When kidneys fail to maintain electrolyte balance, low calcium level and high phosphorus level will cause bone disease easily.

From the above analysis, we can know progressive Polycystic Kidney Disease will cause damage to more and more body systems. To prevent these problems, patients should take prompt treatments to manage their PKD.

  • Tag: PKD PKD Symptoms
  • previous:Swelling in Legs for People with Polycystic Kidney Disease
    next:Signs of Renal Cyst Bursting for Patients with PKD

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

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


    Make an Appointment with Our Renal Expert Team in Your Country