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If a blood test showed your kidneys were healthy why would a kidney ultrasound come back abnormal?
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Dr. Jesse Mills
Urology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Blockage
Kidney ultrasounds evaluate blood flow into the kidney and urine flow out of the kidney.
Often, kidney function can be preserved long after blood flow or urine output begins to deteriorate. Also ultrasounds can pick up cysts and tumors that blood tests don't.

In brief: Blockage
Kidney ultrasounds evaluate blood flow into the kidney and urine flow out of the kidney.
Often, kidney function can be preserved long after blood flow or urine output begins to deteriorate. Also ultrasounds can pick up cysts and tumors that blood tests don't.
Dr. Jesse Mills
Dr. Jesse Mills
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Dr. James Krick
Urology
In brief: Many reasons
There are many anatomical abnormalities of the kidney that dont necessarily cause kidney failure.
See a urologist to sort it out.

In brief: Many reasons
There are many anatomical abnormalities of the kidney that dont necessarily cause kidney failure.
See a urologist to sort it out.
Dr. James Krick
Dr. James Krick
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