Nephrotic syndrome is a problem that many kidney disease patients care about. Primary nephrotic syndrome is common in children, and the main lesion is glomerular basement membrane permeability. The treatment of nephrotic syndrome focuses on expanding blood vessels, removing blood stasis, removing damaged glomeruli, and protecting renal function. The following small series of "pediatric nephrotic syndrome with caution hormone" related overview.
It can not be denied that the use of long-term hormone makes it easy for children with nephrotic syndrome to be infected, thus affecting the curative effect. Common infections include acute upper respiratory infection, pneumonia, skin infections, sty, conjunctivitis, gingivitis, ulcers, or intestinal, biliary, and urinary tract infections. Some of them can cause tuberculosis resurgence and spread. In addition, also easy to induce varicella, mumps, lymphadenitis and appendicitis and other diseases. It is worth mentioning that, the application of corticosteroids often cover the symptoms of infectious diseases, causing parents and doctors on the moving negligence, once the medication is inappropriate, it will aggravate the condition, and even endanger life safety.
Therefore, people in the treatment of nephrotic syndrome, should be fully aware of the dangers of infection induced by a variety of hormones, generally do not use hormone therapy, preferably through the observation of 5 - 14 days, the laboratory tests on nephropathy, lupus nephritis, pay attention to the exclusion of HBV associated glomerulonephritis secondary nephropathy, positive application of antibiotics the original medicine to control infection, routine chest X-ray film, tuberculin test, control and cure of recessive infection, give hormone therapy. In hormone medication, should also regularly check routine, chest X-ray, routine urine; once found after infection should prompt use of antibiotics to control infection, promote early remission and cure of nephrotic syndrome.
Through the introduction of the above content, we have learned that patients with nephrotic syndrome long-term use of hormones, will be very easy to infection, thereby aggravating the disease, so children with nephrotic syndrome must be careful with hormones. If you have any further questions, please contact our online doctor or leave a message for us. We will reply to you as soon as possible.
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