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What Foods Are Beneficial for Kidney Shrinkage Patients

What Foods Are Beneficial for Kidney Shrinkage PatientsWhat foods are good for kidney shrinkage patients? If you happen to experience renal atrophy, you must be required to follow a healthy diet plan to improve your health condition. In this case, you need to know what foods to eat and not eat in your daily life.

Have you developed a right diet plan? If not, you can consult the doctor online directly for suggestions or email to kidneyservice@hotmail.com. Of course, you can also find some basic suggestions in the below content.

1. Foods rich in high-quality protein

Patients with kidney shrinkage should control their protein intake, but they should also make sure more than half of protein intake comes from high-quality protein. Fish, egg white, lean meat and milk are just great sources of high-quality protein.

2. Foods low in sodium

With the shrinkage of kidneys, extra fluid and sodium will build up in the body. If left uncontrolled, sodium retention will trigger or worsen high blood pressure or swelling. From this point, patients should control their sodium intake, so they had better eat some low-sodium foods such as onion, apple, cherry, cabbage, cranberry, and so on.

3. Foods rich in unsaturated fatty acid

Unsaturated fatty acid is one nutrition that can help inhibit inflammatory reactions within kidneys and protect the remaining kidney functioning tissues. Fish oil, walnut, flaxseed oil, and some other foods which are sources of this nutrition can do something to manage kidney shrinkage.

4. Foods low in potassium and phosphorus

In addition to congenital renal dysplasia, end stage renal disease (ESRD) is the leading cause of kidney shrinkage. In this condition, diseased kidneys are unable to eliminate extra potassium and phosphorus normally. Therefore, patients should eat foods low in these two minerals.

The above is only one general diet advice for patients with kidney shrinkage. If you want to know more detailed suggestions, just contact us directly.

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