Atrophic kidney refers to the kidney diminishing in its size. As the kidneys are responsible for filtering blood and balancing mineral levels, atrophic kidney can lead to a number of symptoms.
Each kidney is composed of 1 million nephrons. In right condition, blood can flow through these nephrons and is filtered by kidneys. Atrophic kidney can occur when there is a loss of nephrons or less blood supply to nephrons due to poor circulation. If the kidneys shrink constantly, they will fail to work consequently. As a result, dialysis or kidney transplant will have to be required. Therefore, if kidneys begins to diminish in size, intervention treatment should be taken as early as possible.
As for the causes of atrophic kidney, the treatment should be able to promote the regeneration of impaired nephrons and increase blood supply to kidneys. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is an alternative treatment for kidney disease with atrophic kidney.
Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is a natural and external therapy developing from traditional Chinese medicine. Based on the patients’ individualized illness condition, different types of herbs are chosen and then are micronized into powder and finally packed in bags. When the therapy is performed, the medicines can be penetrated into kidney lesions through meridian in kidney lesions. This therapy is free of side effects and sufferings.
On one hand, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy can dilate blood vessels at different levels so as to improve blood supply.
On the other hand, the active substance in the therapy can stimulate the regeneration of impaired nephrons. In this way, it can increase the number of healthy nephrons.
After the above treatment, it can increase the size of atrophic kidney to some extent. Thereby, it can improve renal function significantly.