As we all know, Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) is caused by gene problem. Actually, it is the result of the interaction of both congenital factors and acquired factors. Well then, many patients may ask the question that besides genetic factors, what other factors can cause and aggravate the illness condition of PKD patients. Here we have a simple introduction of some of these factors.
Firstly, various toxins, like some medicine, chemicals, etc, can cause damage
to human body, or even threaten to human life. All these are inducements of PKD
happening. Besides, toxins can also be the reasons that cause gene mutation or
Secondly, kinds of infections can induce PKD occurrence. Infections can
change the internal environment of body, which may be beneficial for cysts to
grow larger. Besides, infections happened to any part of body can produce affect
to other organs, including kidney, through blood circulation, which also promote
cysts growing and bring damage to kidney.
Thirdly, improper diet can cause disease or damage to body. As a result, it
will be one of the reasons that can induce and aggravate cysts growing.
Fourthly, bad emotion can also harmful. In Chinese medicine opinion, bad
emotion can produce toxins in body which is greatly harmful to our body.
Contrarily, a good emotion is helpful for patients to gain their health
These are some of the factors that can affect the illness condition of PKD
patients. We can not control gene problem, but we can try our best to control
these acquired factors, which can delay the development of this disease.
However, effective treatment is still the key for patients to live a healthy
life. Through effective treatment and proper daily care, cysts enlargement and
growth can be controlled in a certain degree which will not affect patients
life. By this way, PKD patients can have a normal l