Diabetes is hard to manage. You can get a comprehensive understanding of the disease here and get the information about the latest treatments and get professional advices. read more

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is a brand-new therapy based on traditional Chinese herbal medicines dating back thousands of years ago. It combines the essences of herbal medicines read more

Hormonal therapy is commonly used to treat Kidney Disease in clinic. It refers to use one or more than one hormone medicines to suppress the over-reactive immune reaction read more

Patients are suggested to treat kidney disease first before they get pregnant read more

If you are diagnosed with Kidney Disease, you should talk to your doctor about starting an exercise read more

Foods and Drinks play an important role in Kidney Disease patients read more

Kidney Disease News and Events read more

In every week, a famous experienced renal medicine specialist will be invited to help diagnose and evaluate inpatient's disease condition, offering detailed therapeutic schedule. read more

Word Kidney Day Font Size A A A

Symptoms of Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) in PKD


Provided by Expert Zhang Youkang on 2013-03-25 15:11

Urinary tract infection (UTI) is commonly seen in polycystic kidney disease(PKD).Symptoms of urinary tract infection in PKD are as follows:

* A strong, persistent urge to urination

* A burning sensation when urinating

* Frequent urination

* Urine appears cloudy

*If there is red blood cells in urine, urine will become red, pink or cola-colored.

*Strong-smelling urine

* In serious, it can cause fever

Urinary tract infection is a risk factor in worsening renal function. Therefore, it is important for the patients to seek for timely treatment.

Apart from urinary tract infection, the patients with PKD will experience the following symptoms.

High blood pressure

High blood pressure is often the first sign of PKD. It usually occurs at age 30. As the large cysts oppress the kidney tissues, it will lead to renal ischemia and anoxia.As a result, more renin is secreted by kidneys, leading to high blood pressure.Uncontrolled high blood pressure can accelerate renal function deterioration significantly.

Back pain

The patients with PKD usually have mild pain due to compression to the kidney tissues caused by large cysts. If the cysts rupture, the pain will become extremely intense with appearance of red blood cells in urine.

Headache

Headache can be seen in some cases of PKD. High blood pressure is an attributable factor of the problem. Additionally, cerebral aneurysm is another cause of headache.If the aneurysm ruptures,it can lead to extreme headache and even threaten the patients’ life.

The above are the symptoms of urinary tract infection in PKD and other symptoms associated with the condition.If left uncontrolled, these conditions can accelerate renal function deterioration significantly. If you are wondering more treatment information for PKD, please consult us on line.



If you send us email, please leave your phone number or WhatsApp/Viber (with country code) in email so that our renal expert can communicate with you timely and directly. We will do utmost to help you solve the problems.



What else you want to know:
Make An Appointment Beijing Tongshantang Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
How can I get this treatment?
How can I get this treatment in my countries?
How much does this treatment cost?
What is the duration if I receive this treatment in your hospital?
What should I prepare to your hospital except visa?
How can I go to your hospital?

Gender:
Name:
Age:
Country:
(+area code)Phone Number:
Whatsapp :
Disease Description:
contact us
patient story

Patient Story

Latest Articles