Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension
Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension: Introduction
Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension: High blood pressure that results from kidney disease. Kidney diseases can cause changes to the rennin-aldosterone system which can result in high blood pressure by affecting the amount of water and salt retained within the body.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension is available below.
Symptoms of Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension
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Treatments for Kidney disease-Induced 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 Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension:
- High Cholesterol: Home Testing:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension?
Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension: Complications
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Causes of Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension
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Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Kidney disease-Induced 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...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 heart attack, but actually have something milder.
Some of the conditions...read more »
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed....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 »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance.
The digestive system contains a variety of "good" bacteria...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that...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...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning).
In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious diarrheal...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can...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...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 »
Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical
condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be
misdiagnosed as various conditions such as overactive bladder or other causes of pelvic...read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a...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...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 »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable bowel...read more »
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Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Cholesterol Specialists:
- Cardiac (Heart) Specialists:
- Urinary & Bladder Specialists (Urology):
- Kidney Health Specialists (Nephrology):
- Digestive Health Specialists (Gastroenterology):
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Hospitals & Clinics: Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension
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Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension: Rare Types
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Prognosis for Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension
Prognosis for Kidney disease-Induced 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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Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension: Broader Related Topics
Types of Kidney disease-Induced Hypertension
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