Renal ptosis is common in lean, tall men, and women are more common than men. It seems that there is little effect on the health of the kidney, but the serious kidney ptosis can cause the ureter to twist and induce hydronephrosis, and then impair the function of the kidney. The normal position of the kidney is on both sides of the first and second lumbar vertebrae. If the position of the kidney drops, it is called renal ptosis. Renal ptosis is common in lean, tall men, and women are more common than men. It seems that there is little effect on the health of the kidney, but the serious kidney ptosis can cause the ureter to twist and induce hydronephrosis, and then impair the function of the kidney. So, how can I find that my kidney has been sagging?
Urinary frequency, urgency, when the kidney falls, the ureter below the kidneys will twist, urine removal blocked, it is easy to cause urinary tract infections, frequent urination, urgency and other symptoms. Soreness of the waist, when the kidney is flagging, one side of the lower part of the waist often appear inexplicable pain, and tired, walking, standing longer after aggravating. Relieve or disappear at the supine position. Hematuria, due to kidney ptosis, the range of activity increases, when the patient walks, the kidneys vibrate up and down, can make the blood vessels of the kidney pulled, even distorted, causing kidney congestion, causing hematuria. Lighter renal ptosis requires repeated tests to be detected. Ptosis of the kidney and gastrointestinal symptoms, stimulate the nerves around the by pulling the stimulated nerve reflex disorder, cause digestive function disorder, resulting in indigestion, epigastric fullness, nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, etc..
As soon as the above description is made, you should go to the hospital as soon as possible so as to receive timely treatment. Renal ptosis mild renal support available or canvas belt, in the Trendelenburg position with belt, make the kidney fixed to a higher position, to reduce the activity of kidney. For patients with severe renal ptosis, the possibility of surgical treatment should be considered by the doctor on the basis of the diagnosis.