Kidney Shrinkage

What is Kidney Shrinkage? Kidneys are about 10 to 12 cm (about 5 inches). Kidney shrinkage means that the kidney is smaller than usual. It…

Asthma in Children

What is Asthma in Children? Asthma in Children is a prevalent condition in children worldwide. As a result, the airway passage narrows and swells and may…

Lupus Nephritis

What is Lupus Nephritis? Lupus Nephritis is a type of kidney disorder caused by systemic Lupus erythematosus. Lupus is an auto-immune disease-a disorder in which…

Hepatitis C

What is Nephrotic Syndrome? Hepatitis C is a viral infection is caused by the Hepatitis C virus (HCV), in which the liver gets damaged. The Hepatitis C disease spreads when the…

Treatment of Proteinuria

What is Proteinuria? Proteinuria is a medical condition with increased protein levels in the urine. Proteinuria can be a sign of Kidney Damage. Proteins are natural organic compounds that…

Iga Nephropathy

What is IgA Nephropathy? IgA is the immunoglobulin part of a person’s healthy immune system. The IgA immunoglobulin usually attaches itself to the infection found…