The symptoms of nephrotic syndrome with Lasix
Typical symptoms of nephrotic syndrome and always occur uniformly, regardless of what triggered the development of the pathological process furosemide lasix.
Among them are: Massive proteinuria. It is expressed in a large amount of protein (mainly albumin) in the urine. This is the main symptom of this disease, but it is not the only sign of disease.
Increases in serum cholesterol, triglycerides, against reducing the amount of phospholipids. As a result, the patient develops hyperlipidemia. The number of lipid so high that it is able to paint the serum of the blood in a milky white color. As a result, only one outside the sight of blood can be seen on the availability hyperlipidemia. It is conceivable that the increase of blood lipids due to their increased production in the liver with the vessels of delay due to high molecular weight. It affects also of renal metabolism, drop in blood albumin and so forth.
There is a jump in blood cholesterol. Sometimes it can reach the level of 26 mmol / L or more. But most cholesterol and moderate growth does not exceed the level of 10.4 mmol / L.
Edema. They can be of varying degrees of severity, but are present in all patients without exception. Swelling sometimes very strong, to such an extent that limit the mobility of the patient, becoming an obstacle to the fulfillment of job duties.
The patient there is a general weakness, fatigue. Weakness tends to increase, particularly in the case where the nephrotic syndrome is present for a long time.
Suffers appetite, increased need for fluid, as thirst and dry mouth are present on a regular basis.
The amount of urine is getting smaller.
Nausea, vomiting, flatulence, abdominal pain, and diarrhea is rare. Mostly, these symptoms indicate the pronounced ascites.
Characteristic headaches, pulling sensation in the lumbar area.
In the many months during disease develop paresthesia, cramps in the background potassium loss, pain in the muscles.
On hydropericarditis indicates shortness of breath that bothers the patient, even during a state of rest, and not only against the background of physical activity.
Patients tend to be inactive, sometimes completely adynamic.
The skin is pale, the body temperature can be maintained at normal elevations, and may be less than normal. In this connection, the skin feels cold and dry. Perhaps its peeling, brittle nails, hair loss.
Tachycardia is developing against the background of heart failure or anemia.
Blood pressure or reduced or normal.
In the language detected by a dense coating, the stomach is increased in size.
Overall metabolism is disturbed, since suffering thyroid function.
Reducing the amount of urine is also a constant companion pathology. At the same time of day the patient allocates no more than a liter of urine, and sometimes even 400-600 ml. Visible blood in the urine, is generally not detected, but it is detected by microscopic examination.
Another clinical sign of the syndrome - a hypercoagulable blood.
The symptoms of nephrotic syndrome can grow slowly and gradually, and sometimes, on the contrary, rapidly that most often occurs in acute glomerulonephritis.
In addition, differentiate pure and mixed syndrome. The difference lies in the absence or presence of hypertension and hematuria.
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