Nephritis or inflammation of the kidneys, may be associated with bacterial infection.
Acute nephritis may take the form of glomerulo-nephritis or anaphylactoid purpura, which are both usually associated with haemolytic streptococci.
These conditions often follow a sore throat. After the patient recovers, the following from sore throat, the following symptoms may appear: Headache, backache, swelling of face, legs and haematuria (blood in urine with progressive reduction in the output of urine, nausea and vomiting.
Baihui (DU 20)
Shenshu (U.B. 23)
Daimai (G.B. 26)
Dazhui (DU. 14)
Quchi (L.I. 11)
Pishu (U.B. 20)