TRIBUNJAMBI.COM – Kidney disease is a function disorder in the kidney organ which is divided into two, namely acute and chronic.
Chronic kidney disease is one of the diseases that require no small medical expenses. This disease not only attacks adults, but can also affect children.
Based on information from the Ministry of Health (Kemenkes) website, actually chronic kidney failure can be prevented by carrying out prevention and control of hypertension, diabetes mellitus, and obesity early on.
Then, what are the symptoms of kidney failure? Here's a review of the official website of the Ministry of Health.
1. Symmetrical swelling in the right and left foot
One symptom that can be seen and directly connected with the urinary tract is the symmetrical swelling of the right and left legs.
This is due to not removing urine properly, which means that there is fluid resistance in both legs, which is swollen.
Pediatrician Eka Laksmi Hidayati said that this symmetrical swelling could be one of the symptoms of kidney disruption.
"If the swelling is symmetrical, then it's a symptom of fluid buildup due to a poor functioning of the kidneys," Eka said.
2. There is blood in the urine (Hematuria)