In the treatment of kidney disease during all the lupus nephritis is a disease difficult to cure, also will bring serious consequences to patients with uremia is the outcome, is a common cause of death in patients with lupus nephritis. Experts suggest to actively prevent, so how to prevent lupus nephritis?
Emphasis on physical factors
Systemic lupus related incidence rate is as high as 5% ~ 12%, the identical twin incidence rate as high as 69% relatives of patients with lupus and other autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, dermatomyositis, xerostomia and psoriasis incidence rate is high, it is suggested that genetic factors of lupus. Lupus nephritis for women prone.
Active treatment of viral infections
The recent study found that virus infection can be associated with systemic lupus. Therefore, we should actively treat a variety of virus infection. Especially for upper respiratory tract infection such as "small", "never let down. Because the wind is riddled with long, many diseases are as cold as the damage the crowd was ill.
Attention to drug toxicity
Drug associated with lupus with hydralazine, procainamide, isoniazid, methyldopa, chlorpromazine and quinic D, especially before the two common drugs may be related in hydrazine, amine, thiol group. Therefore the basis of lupus genetics patients should pay attention to these drugs may have on patients with systemic lupus erythematosus toxicity.
Avoid sun exposure
Ultraviolet irradiation aggravate lupus nephritis disease is more common. Because ultraviolet light can make the DNA into two thymine dimers, and the antigenicity of enhancement, prompted the systemic lupus occurred. Therefore, lupus nephritis patients should avoid long time exposure to strong sunlight exposure in daily life, in order to reduce renal damage caused by excessive exposure to ultraviolet.