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What is Nephrosclerosis?

What is Nephrosclerosis?

  • Nephrosclerosis: Hardening of the kidney. Is often caused by blood vessel disease such as atherosclerosis.
  • Nephrosclerosis: kidney disease that is usually associated with hypertension; sclerosis of the renal arterioles reduces blood flow that can lead to kidney failure and heart failure.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Nephrosclerosis: Introduction

Types of Nephrosclerosis:

Broader types of Nephrosclerosis:

How serious is Nephrosclerosis?

Complications of Nephrosclerosis: see complications of Nephrosclerosis

What causes Nephrosclerosis?

Causes of Nephrosclerosis: see causes of Nephrosclerosis

What are the symptoms of Nephrosclerosis?

Symptoms of Nephrosclerosis: see symptoms of Nephrosclerosis

Complications of Nephrosclerosis: see complications of Nephrosclerosis

Nephrosclerosis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Nephrosclerosis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Nephrosclerosis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Nephrosclerosis: Nephrologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Nephrosclerosis.
Treatments for Nephrosclerosis: see treatments for Nephrosclerosis

Name and Aliases of Nephrosclerosis

Main name of condition: Nephrosclerosis

Other names or spellings for Nephrosclerosis:

Source - WordNet 2.1


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