Cori Broadus talks kidney biopsy and battling lupus
Cori Broadus, the only daughter of rapper Snoop Dogg, continues to update fans on her battle with lupus. And recently shared on Instagram that she had undergone a kidney biopsy.
Cori Broadus has always been transparent about her health journey
Cori Broadus has been very transparent with fans about her ongoing battle with lupus. Accordingly HotNewHipHop, the 23-year-old revealed her lupus diagnosis last year. And even explained that she was also struggling with high blood pressure.
Broadus shared her fight in an exclusive interview beings.
I was diagnosed with lupus when I was 6 years old. For those who don’t know, it’s an autoimmune disease where your organs attack each other. So my immune system is super weak. I [have] experienced hair loss…
For this reason, the Broadus family developed their own line of hair scarves.
Broadus recently revealed her upcoming kidney biopsy with fans
Accordingly The explosionBroadus announced that she would undergo a kidney biopsy so doctors could check for any abnormalities related to lupus disease.
The 23-year-old shared this in her Instagram story.
I’m getting a kidney biopsy today, I’m so scared 😭😭😭 Last time I got one I was like 7/8…
In subsequent posts on her account, Broadus promised to update her fans on the proceedings. But unfortunately, doctors decided they would have to postpone the biopsy due to Broadus’ “way too high” blood pressure and heart rate.
… they don’t want to take any risks, so they have to postpone the appointment and see a cardiologist.
Broadus received her biopsy results
Broadus received clearance from a cardiologist and proceeded with the new renal biopsy appointment. According to the outlet, the 23-year-old shared her nervousness about the procedure with fans via her Instagram Story.
Mood because my kidney biopsy (part 2) is tomorrow 😭😭😭… But they put me to sleep so everything should be 👍🏾.
After the procedure, Broadus let fans know that “everything went well.”
She did! Everything went well, have to stay 6 hours to make sure there is no bleeding or anything
The 23-year-old also transparently shared her results with fans via her Instagram story.
I just got off the phone with my rheumatologist and these are the biopsy results…
Broadus explained that her lupus is stage 3 of 5. And explained that stage 5 is the most severe case, but stage 3 is milder. In addition, since she is not at stage 4 of the diagnosis, she will be able to avoid chemotherapy treatment. The 23-year-old also learned that the disease was “still in a reversible stage”.
Broadus also shared that her kidneys are “fine, just inflamed.” And she will check her blood pressure every day.
Roommates, please join us in sending well wishes to Cori Broadus as she progresses on her health journey!
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