Renovascular Hypertension: Introduction
Renovascular Hypertension: Renovascular hypertension is high blood pressure resulting from narrowing or damage to kidney blood vessels which prevents the blood from flowing through the kidneys properly.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Renovascular Hypertension is available below.
Symptoms of Renovascular Hypertension
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symptoms of Renovascular Hypertension
Treatments for Renovascular Hypertension
- Lifestyle changes, diuretics, antihypertensive drugs, ACE inhibitors, calcium channel blockers, beta blockers, angiotensin receptor blockers. Medications can sometimes worsen kidney function. Other options include surgery, angioplasty and stenting
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Renovascular Hypertension:
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Renovascular Hypertension?
Renovascular Hypertension: Complications
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Causes of Renovascular Hypertension
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Renovascular Hypertension: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Renovascular Hypertension
Metabolic syndrome often undiagnosed: Metabolic syndrome, also known as Syndrome X, is
an often overlooked medical condition that causes a cluster of chronic symptoms.
There are often four...read more »
Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity.
It is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart attack,...read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations
and rapid heartbeat.
In rare cases, this...read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed,
leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed.
People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack,
whereas there are various less...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood pressure can...read more »
Over-diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension in obese patients: A diagnosis
of pulmonary hypertension, particularly pulmonary arterial hypertension,
is often a misdiagnosis in obese patients....read more »
Obesity-related conditions undiagnosed in children: A variety of conditions
are associated with obesity (see obesity), but these tend to be undiagnosed more often
in child patients than in adults.
Some of...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more...read more »
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Renovascular Hypertension: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Renovascular Hypertension
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
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Renovascular Hypertension: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Evidence Based Medicine Research for Renovascular Hypertension
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Renovascular Hypertension: Animations
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Prognosis for Renovascular Hypertension
Prognosis for Renovascular Hypertension:
Early detection and prompt treatment can significantly improve symptoms and long-term outcomes. Cases involving artherosclerosis of the blood vessels tend to be more problematic and recurrence is common even after angioplasty.
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Research about Renovascular Hypertension
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Clinical Trials for Renovascular Hypertension
The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally
and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Renovascular Hypertension include:
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Renovascular Hypertension: Broader Related Topics
Types of Renovascular Hypertension
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