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How Long Can You Live Once You Are Diagnosed With FSGS

2014-09-22 06:55

How Long Can You Live Once You Are Diagnosed With FSGSHow long can you live once you are diagnosed with Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS)? Most people know the harms of FSGS, but do not know the life span of those who suffer from FSGS. In fact, FSGS patients are all concerned about this question. Well, what is the life time of FSGS on earth. This article will tell you the answer.

Experts in Shi Jiazhuang Kidney Disease Hospital explain: How long can you live with FSGS?

1. People think FSGS is incurable, while what is the life span is associated with the severity of your medical conditions. If your illness conditions are mild, no treatment is required. However, FSGS is a progressive kidney disease, so it may develop into uremia.

2. Generally, adults after 30 years old will experience some clinical symptoms. The earlier you have this disease, the more severe your symptoms are. Besides, males have a higher risk of getting FSGS than females. Therefore, once you are diagnosed with FSGS, you should take timely treatment as soon as possible.

3. About 30% polycystic kidney disease (PKD) patients have FSGS, but have healthy liver function. In this condition, no symptoms occur.

4. After symptoms’ occurrence, it takes about 10 years to enter kidney failure. That is to say, FSGS patients can live at least 10 years.

Through the above introduction, you have a good knowledge about how long you can live with FSGS. In fact, no matter which kidney disease you have, keeping a good mood is very important for the treatment. As long as patients have a good attitude, it is able to prolong the life span properly.

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