In this article, we will discuss about the Symptoms of Nephrotic Syndrome. So, let’s get started.
Proteinuria greater than 3.5g/24 hr/1.732 m2 in adults and 40mg/h/m2 in children.
Hypoalbuminemia blood albumin less than 2.5 g/dL
Edema in upper and lower extremities and Anasarca
Body becomes susceptible to infections/reduced immunity
Thrombophilia or hypercoagulability
Weakening of bones
Abnormally low or high blood pressure generally patients are normotensive but in rare cases blood pressure fluctuations is observed
Anemia (microcytic hypochromic type)
Dyspnea due to pleural effusion
Below images showing diagnostic criteria for nephrotic syndrome