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A 20-year-old female asked:

Can hydronephrosis and kidney infection caused by a kidney stone blockage of the ureter cause hypotension?

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Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
IF there is: Obstruction this is a high risk situation for development of infection. A serious infection could cause low blood pressure. The other possibility is low blood pressure related to pain medication for the stone.
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Last updated Mar 14, 2013


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