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How does low blood sugar affect the kidneys?
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Family Medicine 28 years experience
Poor blood flow: Low blood sugar(or hypoglycemia) can lead to diminished blood flow to the kidneys impairing their ability to function properly.
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Last updated Jan 27, 2012
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