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Does high blood pressure affect my kidneys?

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Dr. Kevin Griffiths
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes.

High blood pressure is one of the leading diseases that can damage your the kidneys.
Uncontrolled high blood pressure can lead to chronic kidney disease and eventually dialysis. However if your blood pressure is well controlled, your kidney will not be damaged.

In brief: Yes.

High blood pressure is one of the leading diseases that can damage your the kidneys.
Uncontrolled high blood pressure can lead to chronic kidney disease and eventually dialysis. However if your blood pressure is well controlled, your kidney will not be damaged.
Dr. Kevin Griffiths
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Dr. Rama Garimella
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Uncontolled HTN is main cause for end stage renal disease and dialysis.

In brief: Yes

Uncontolled HTN is main cause for end stage renal disease and dialysis.
Dr. Rama Garimella
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