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Does lupus nephritis always lead to hypertension hi bp?
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Dr. Reginald Gohh
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Not necessarily
The more benign forms of lupus nephritis in which there is little damage done may have little clinical impact on the patient.
Most patients with lupus develop hypertension only in the context of significant kidney damage.

In brief: Not necessarily
The more benign forms of lupus nephritis in which there is little damage done may have little clinical impact on the patient.
Most patients with lupus develop hypertension only in the context of significant kidney damage.
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