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What are the typical symptoms of acute glomerulonephritis?

2017-05-10 18:25

Premonitory symptom

There are more than 1 to 3 weeks before the onset of acute respiratory tract infection or skin infection, such as acute pharyngitis, tonsillitis, chicken pox, measles, skin and so on

Abnormal urine

A: hematuria is often one of the first symptoms of acute glomerulonephritis, urine turbidity is red brown or wash water meat, usually hematuria will disappear for several days after a few weeks, but also sustainable disappear, but the urine was normal 6 months or so, but also the sustainable 1 ~ 3 years before returning to normal.

Proteinuria: some patients will appear albuminuria, urinary foam showed increased with lesion severity and decrease proteinuria. Other symptoms disappeared slowly, edema disappeared, proteinuria still keep a period of time will gradually subside.

Edema and oliguria

The majority of patients with acute nephritis with edema symptoms. The edema is seen in the face, eyelids, facial swelling and pale face. The so-called nephritis may also affect the lower extremity edema, chest water, serious edema with ascites. Urine volume decreased at the same time, the onset of urinary volume less than usual, daily urine volume can be less than 400ml, and with the amount of urine is reduced edema, no urine inpidual patients. The majority of patients with improved edema subsided.

Elevated blood pressure

The blood pressure can be mild or moderately elevated, usually lasts 2 to 4 weeks, with the urine volume increased gradually. The normal blood pressure often occur simultaneously with edema, also can occur in a sudden increase in blood pressure after edema. When patients had dizziness, headache and other symptoms.

If blood pressure continues to rise, it is a precursor to chronic nephritis, indicating a more severe kidney disease

General symptom

In addition to the above clinical manifestations, patients often have systemic malaise, fatigue, backache, loss of appetite, nausea and vomiting, poor spirit, some patients with no infection of the precursor control, you can appear fever, body temperature is generally around 38 degrees Celsius

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