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Renovascular Hypertension

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

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

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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

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Misdiagnosis and Renovascular Hypertension

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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, 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 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 more »

Over-diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension in obese patients: A diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension, particularly pulmonary arterial hypertension, is often a misdiagnosis in obese more »

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Renovascular Hypertension: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Renovascular Hypertension

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Renovascular Hypertension: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Renovascular Hypertension

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Renovascular Hypertension: Animations

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.

Research about Renovascular Hypertension

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Clinical Trials for Renovascular Hypertension

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Renovascular Hypertension: Broader Related Topics

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