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What can cause high blood pressure in young people?

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Dr. James Cain
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Many problems

Obesity is a common cause, as is renal artery disease.
Hormonal excess and glomerular disease can also be causes of high blood pressure. Kidney disease will cause it. In any case hypertension in a young person requires thoughtful examination and investigation of the patient by their phsician.

In brief: Many problems

Obesity is a common cause, as is renal artery disease.
Hormonal excess and glomerular disease can also be causes of high blood pressure. Kidney disease will cause it. In any case hypertension in a young person requires thoughtful examination and investigation of the patient by their phsician.
Dr. James Cain
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