Symptoms of gouty nephropathy in three periods
1, gout Kidney Early
There are significant hypertension and azotemia, in the course of the disease in 25% patients with urinary tract infection. In general in the imperceptibly gouty kidney disease, but progress is slow, often experience 10~20 years of kidney failure. There are about 20% patients with uric acid stones, can appear renal colic, the excretion of uric acid stone hematuria or in the urine.
2, gouty nephropathy
The patient has entered the routine examination of the urine during this period was changed into persistent proteinuria, can be found in red blood cells or tube. Patients with mild edema and hypoproteinemia. Some patients have high blood pressure, backache, fatigue, dizziness, headache and other symptoms.
3, late gout
Hypertension, edema, hypoproteinemia and anemia can appear more obvious. The most prominent manifestation is aggravating renal insufficiency, urine volume decreased, blood urea nitrogen, creatinine were increased, azotemia appeared. The final development of uremia, renal failure, can only rely on artificial kidney to maintain life.
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