Chronic Kidney Disease Leads to Hypertension
People may be surprised to detect hypertension after having several years’ chronic kidney disease. Usually they are upset to accept another disease and worry about how many drugs they will take every day. It is indeed terrible. However, your hypertension will be better once you have an effective treatment for chronic kidney disease. How is hypertension associated with Chronic Kidney Disease?
Hypertension is called “silent killer” in the medical field for people always do not feel it except for measuring it with a blood pressure cuff. Usually they do not have any symptoms. However, some of them feel dizzy, headache, tinnitus, insomnia and numb in finger and feet. So if you feel one or more symptoms above, you should monitor your blood pressure in order to prevent a serious condition.
Why does chronic kidney disease lead to hypertension?
Chronic kidney disease gradually damage kidney tissues, which reduce much kidney function as it usually does. Kidney is one of the main organs to control blood pressure. If the kidney tissues have been destroyed, its system to control blood pressure is destructed as well. High blood pressure will be aroused by this destruction.
Besides, for more and more tissues are dead gradually, kidneys are withered. So many tiny blood vessels are narrower than before. And some microaneurysms are formed to block the blood stream, which also can arouse hypertension.
What is more, people with chronic kidney disease cannot discharge the excessive water from the body. The blood volume is much larger than before, so their blood pressure will be higher and the blood vessels are stretched by the blood.
How to deal with hypertension caused by chronic kidney disease?
Treatment for chronic kidney disease associated with hypertension. First, people should have drugs to reduce the high blood pressure which also makes damage on kidneys in return. Besides, frequent measure for blood pressure is essential for them to prevent much more serious condition.
Second, only the treatment for chronic kidney disease can remove hypertension. Please pay more attention to your kidney health in order to avoid many complications which worsen your condition quickly. Chronic kidney disease is very complicated and it needs more accurate diagnosis for treatment.
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