What is Glomerulonephritis?

Glomerulonephritis is an infection in the tiny filters in the kidneys. It occurs on its own or as a part of another disease, such as lupus or diabetes. 

What are the symptoms of Glomerulonephritis?

The symptoms of Glomerulonephritis depend on whether the person has an acute or chronic form and the cause. The following symptoms have to be kept in mind:

  • Pink-coloured urine from red blood cells in your urine 
  • Foamy urine due to excess protein 
  • High blood pressure 
  • Fluid retention with swelling evident in your face, hands, feet, and abdomen

What causes Glomerulonephritis?

There are a lot of conditions that can add up to the causes of Glomerulonephritis. The conditions that can lead to cause glomerulonephritis are:

  • Infections
  • Immune diseases
  • Vasculitis
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Diabetic Kidney Disease
  • Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis

How is Glomerulonephritis diagnosed?

Glomerulonephritis is diagnosed by doctors when a routine urinalysis of a patient is abnormal. We have one of the best nephrologists for the treatment of Glomerulonephritis in Bangalore. Our doctors ask the patient to undertake the following tests for testing glomerulonephritis:

  • Urine Test
  • Blood Test
  • Imaging Test
  • Kidney Biopsy

How is Glomerulonephritis treated?

The treatment of Glomerulonephritis is performed soon after diagnosing the problem in detail by our expert doctors. The treatment and outcome depend upon whether the patient has an acute or chronic form of the disease and the type of severity. We have among the best doctor for the treatment of Glomerulonephritis in Bangalore. Our doctors are experts in all the treatments that they do and have a great success rate. They give accurate advice to patients about the treatment and medications. We are always there for our patients, and this put us in the league of some of the best hospitals for the treatment of Glomerulonephritis in Bangalore.

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