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Studies link chronic kidney disease to increased risk of cardiovascular disease

Two recent studies show that even chronic kidney disease on its own is a significant factor in increasing the risk of cardiovascular disease. Thus, it is important to detect kidney disease early in order to better manage the risk of cardiovascular disease. 50% of deaths in people with kidney failure are caused by cardiovascular disease.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Onlypunjab

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About: Studies link chronic kidney disease to increased risk of cardiovascular disease

Date: 15 October 2004

Source: Onlypunjab

URL: http://www.onlypunjab.com/real/fullstory-newsID-6216.html

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