Every year, high blood pressure causes more than 25, 000 new cases of kidney failure in the United States. 100 Questions a Answers About Kidney Disease and Hypertension offers authoritative, up-to-date, practical answers about kidney disease, end-stage kidney failure, transplants, and dialysis. The book is an invaluable resource for anyone coping with the physical and emotional turmoil of this condition.does. this. mean? Semantics first: we are sticklers for that. The kidneys can be blocked up in several ways. Their blood flow may be ... One cause of kidney disease is due to blockage ofblood flow of the main kidney arteries to one or both kidneys. Each kidney usually has one ... of the carotid arteries). Such patients often have diabetes, a history of current or prior cigarette smoking, and high cholesterol.
|Title||:||100 Questions & Answers About Kidney Disease and Hypertension|
|Author||:||Raymond R. Townsend, Debbie Cohen-Stein|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Learning - 2009-09-29|