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A 23-year-old female asked:

55years old female with chronic renal failure suddenly develop elevated blood pressure .dyspnea.sweating.chest pain what diagnosis and home management?

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Dr. Ivan Ip
Dr. Ivan Ipanswered
Hospital-based practice 13 years experience
Would see a doc: the differentials are large, so would definitely see a physician about it. with chronic renal failure, you can very easily develop a state of fluid overload (kidneys are needed to excrete), and the fluids can build up in your lungs, requiring interventions to balance the fluid level. Would see a doctor ASAP.

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Last updated Jun 21, 2014

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