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What is the Average Lifespan of FSGS

2014-11-13 17:02

What is the Average Lifespan of FSGSFSGS refers to Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis. In the early stage, it may not threaten the life, but when it develops into end stage, a series of severe health problems will appear and affect patients’ life greatly. So , people want to know what is the average lifespan of FSGS.

Actually, average lifespan of FSGS is related to patient’s illness condition.

FSGS is one common cause of primary Nephrotic Syndrome in children and adults. Most cases , it present chronically progressive and end by Kidney Failure, while a small number of FSGS patients whose illness condition progresses quickly and may fall into kidney failure rapidly.

In addition, it may induce kidney function decline, cardiovascular disorders, severe infections, hyperkalemia, metabolic acidosis and some other complications. Once this disease out of control, it may become a life-threatening disease.

Some FSGS patients may get complete clinical remission and live as long as normal people, while some other patients develop into kidney failure very quickly. So no one can tell the exact lifespan of FSGS.

Then how to improve the lifespan for FSGS patients

From the above analysis, we can know it should begin from slowing down or even stopping the progression of FSGS and controlling complications actively. At the same time, following a healthy diet and arranging a scientific lifestyle, that can help you to live better and longer.

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