What is the understanding of the existence of nephritis? Nephritis is a common kidney disease, so many people think that is very understanding of nephritis. But what is the truth ? The following is the Beijing Tongshantang Hospital Nephrology experts to do on our ordinary people on the details of the misunderstanding of nephritis.
Nephritis familiar with the wrong one: avoid salt.
Folk legend nephritis patients to avoid salt hundred days, in fact, this is not any scientific reason. Beads do not know that salt is an essential element of human tissue metabolism, the body's many physiological functions rely heavily on the involvement of such substances. Long-term ban salt can not only alleviate the purpose of the disease, but can make a lot of organs of the function is not conducive to the recovery of the disease; light to make the disease extended, severe cases can be life-threatening. Under normal circumstances, if no significant swelling and high blood pressure, daily supplementation of 3-5 grams of salt; severe edema or high blood pressure, according to the situation appropriate to reduce salt intake.
Nephritis familiar with the wrong two: water.
Many patients with nephritis do not want to drink more water, fear of increased urine output after drinking water will increase the burden. In fact, on the contrary, the body of the daily generation of waste materials have to rely on the urine out of the body. If you drink little water, lack of urine, will cause the body's waste accumulation, increase the burden on the kidneys. Only in patients with edema of significant nephritis need to limit the amount of water.
Nephritis familiar with the error three: kidney and kidney.
IgA nephropathy that eat animal kidneys can nourish the body of the kidney, which is a misinterpretation. Animal kidney protein content is high, but not suitable for consumption. Because of this type of food in addition to cholesterol, purine content is also high. They not only do not play a nutritional role, but will increase the burden on the kidneys, easily lead to adverse consequences.
I hope that through the above content of misunderstanding of nephritis, can help the majority of friends. Beijing Tong Shantang Chinese medicine hospital nephropathy experts advise nephritis patients, in strict accordance with the instructions of experts to do after the treatment of nursing work. For the early to stay away from the troubles of nephritis.