Stage 5 CKD from Philippines Benefits from Immunotherapy
Admission time: at 22:00 on May 12, 2012
Discharge time: at 16:00 on June 05, 2012
Admission diagnosis: Chronic Glomerulonephritis, CKD Stage 5, renal hypertension, renal anemia.
Condition before the treatment:
Afflicted by intermittent swelling of the extremities and abnormal urine tests for 12 years, Divina came to our hospital for the latest Immunotherapy on May 12, 2012.
Right kidney: 81×40×34mm, Left kidney: 78×40×32mm, BP: 130/80mmHg, Hb 105g/L, HCT: 32.2%, PRO: 1+, GLU: 1+, CREA: 751umol/l, BUN: 20.1 mmol/l, BMG: 24.28mg/L, CL: 95.2mmol/L, CA: 2.67mmol/L, TIBC: 34umol/L, Ferriton: 1062ug/L, Uosm: 214m, Ccr: 1.82ml/min, 24-hour proteinuria 0.23g/24h.
1. Chinese prescription - assist to eliminate internal toxins, control the blood pressure and treat anemia.
2. Arrange a diet low in salt and protein.
Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy - prevent the progression of kidney disease, improve renal microcirculation and repair the damaged nephrons.
Immunotherapy - restore the kidney structure and improve the GFR (kidney function).
Condition after the treatment:
The progression of the disease was brought into control after more than twenty days' treatment. The fluctuation of blood pressure are apparently steady (120-150/70-90mmHg), and this contributes to the process of kidney repair. Creatinine level was reduced to 269mmol/L. With the doctor's permission, Divina left our hospital, and our doctor will be available whenever she need any advices.