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Can not drinking water cause you to have kidney failure?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Dehydration.

Severe dehydration can lead to acute renal failure.

In brief: Dehydration.

Severe dehydration can lead to acute renal failure.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Jack Rubin
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: Water and failure

If one gets very dehydrated, severe dehydration can cause acute renal failure (arf).
That's the bad news. The good news is that with hydration the ARF can be cured and the patient (p) recovers the p's original renal function.

In brief: Water and failure

If one gets very dehydrated, severe dehydration can cause acute renal failure (arf).
That's the bad news. The good news is that with hydration the ARF can be cured and the patient (p) recovers the p's original renal function.
Dr. Jack Rubin
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