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can kidney stones cause high blood pressure

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Maturani
23 years experience Hospital-based practice
Not directly: High blood pressure can be caused by pain associated with untreated nephrolithiasis. Otherwise, no. I would suggest that you look into other causes ... Read More
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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Stone and HTN: These are not directly related.

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Pritsiolas
21 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Kidney Stones: If you have pain from the kidney stone, or if the kidney stone has caused a worsening of kidney function (in those with pre-existing kidney disease), ... Read More
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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Stones and hi BP: These are not directly related.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Grissom
42 years experience Radiology
No : Kidney stones and high blood pressure (hypertension) are two separate diseases.
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Stones and hibp: These are not directly related.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Krick
35 years experience Urology
Kidney stones: While the kidneys do have a roll in regulating blood pressure, it is unlikely that the presence of non-obstructing stones in the kidney would increase ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
Plan for each: You have a variety of symptoms, some of which may be related ... others not. I don't think there is one diagnosis that explains all of your symptoms. ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need for testing: Kidney stone will not cause white discharge from urethra. You should be tested for STD. Some of the STDs may take more than 2 months to manifest. Plea ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veeraish Chauhan
13 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Get it checked: You need a workup to figure out why you are forming kidney stones, in addition to treatment for existing stones. Here is more info: http://www.Kidn ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Kidney: When the kidneys are not functioning normally, the creatinine and BUN levels rise in the blood. They also can slowly rise a bit with aging. They are a ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
41 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: Metolazone is a weak diuretic or "water pill" or more correctly eliminates salt from your body.Salt retention by kidneys can cause high blood presssur ... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Griffiths
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Yes.: High blood pressure is one of the leading diseases that can damage your the kidneys. Uncontrolled high blood pressure can lead to chronic kidney disea ... Read More
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