What is Alport Syndrome? What is meant by Hereditary Nephritis? How to manage it? What are the precautions to be taken? What are the signs and symptoms? What is the cause of this disease? How to treat it? How can homeopathy help you? All of this answered, in this post and of course our doctors always there to help you. Just fill in your details in the form down below and we will answer all your questions for FREE!
What is Alport’s Syndrome?
Alport syndrome is a inherited syndrome which damages the tiny blood vessels in the kidneys . Alport syndrome results from gene mutation affecting type IV collagen (protein which is imporatnt for normal functioning of glomeruli ).
What are the causes of Alport Syndrome?
Alport syndrome is an inherited disorder , caused by gene mutation for protein in connective tissue , named collagen leading to progressive kidney damage.
What are the symptoms of alport syndrome?
-Blood in urine
-Pain in flanks
-Loss of hearing
-Swelling around eyes , ankles , feet
-Loss of vision
Is Alport Syndrome fatal?
Alport Syndrome is a fatal disease, it may cause death due to renal failure.
Is Alport Syndrome an autoimmune disease?
Yes, it is an auto-immune disease and its a rare genetic kidney disorder which causes glomerulonephritis.
How to investigate Alport Syndrome?
-Complete patient evaluation
-Complete blood count
-Blood urea nitrogen
What is the treatment of Alport Syndrome?
-There is no specific treatment for Alport syndrome
-The mail goal of treatment is controlling the disease
-Controlling the blood pressure
-Surgery for repairing cataract
What are the complications of Alport Syndrome?
-Loss of vision
-End stage renal disease
-Chronic kidney disease
Homeopathic treatment for Alport Syndrome?
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