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Why Kidney Disease Develops during Pregnancy


2013-06-17 09:10

Why Kidney Disease Develops during PregnancySome women may develop kidney disease during pregnancy.It can be dangerous for both mother and the baby.Knowing why kidney disease develops during pregnancy can reduce its incidence.

Urine infection

Urine infection is commonly seen during pregnancy. One of the reasons is that the baby lies above the bladder, and can reduce the flow of urine from the kidneys to the bladder. As urine contains many bacteria, it is very likely to cause infection in urinary tract. If the infection spreads to the kidneys, it may lead to a kidney problem.

The typical signs of urine infection are painful urination and urgent urination. The urine infection can be treated by antibiotics and drinking more fluid. As some antibiotics may have side effects on baby, you should consult your doctor before using any drugs.Or you can consult us to get to know what antibiotics are safe for you and your baby.

Minor Kidney Disease

Some kidney disease can develop for many years asymptomatically.Some women may have kidney problem without knowing about it. Because of checks performed during pregnancy, this condition may be checked out. Minor kidney disease does not have effect on the baby and mother. However, in serious cases, it can cause high blood pressure which can cause bad side effects.

New kidney disease develops during pregnancy

New kidney disease may develop during pregnancy, but it is rare.For example, lupus may develop for the first time of pregnancy.

Eclampsia is another cause of kidney disease, but this case is rare. The early stages of eclampsia is called pre-eclampsia with protein in urine and high blood pressure.Preventing pre-eclampsia from progressing into eclampsia can reduce the risk of developing kidney disease effectively. When Kidney Failure occurs,delivery of the baby is imperative and Caesarian section may be performed. If kidneys fail completely, Dialysis may be necessary.Kidney function usually returns after a few days or two to three weeks.

The above are the causes of kidney disease developing during pregnancy. To prevent it, prenatal examination and regular checkups are very important for both mother and baby.


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