Children with nephrotic syndrome is a common type of kidney disease, the incidence of the disease has brought great suffering to children with nephrotic syndrome, if got timely treatment, will lead to a lot of concurrent symptoms occur, thus the body of children with a great impact, so, what symptoms are complications of nephrotic syndrome in children? The following is a detailed introduction.
Coronary heart disease: children with nephrotic syndrome often have hyperlipidemia and high blood coagulation state, so prone to coronary heart disease. Coronary heart disease has become the third leading cause of death in nephrotic syndrome (second only to infection and renal failure).
Infection: because a large number of immunoglobulins are lost in urine, plasma proteins decrease and affect antibody formation. The use of corticosteroids and cytotoxic Yao material, make the whole body resistance drops, prone to infection, even induced sepsis.
Thrombosis: children with nephrotic syndrome are prone to thrombosis, especially the incidence of membranous nephropathy can reach 25% ~ 40%.
Acute renal failure: pediatric patients with nephrotic syndrome due to massive proteinuria, hypoalbuminemia and hyperlipidemia, body is in a low blood volume and hypercoagulable state, vomiting, diarrhea, use of antihypertensive Yao and plenty of diuresis, can lead to acute renal failure. In addition, nephrotic syndrome is characterized by edema of the renal interstitium, concentration of proteins, formation of tubules, blockage of renal tubules, and other acute renal failure.
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