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Renal artery stenosis and its treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
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how can i help you?
User :   I am 27 and recently diagnose with Kidnel Renal Stenosis
User :   What are my options
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ok
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i will help you in this
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when was the diagonis made?
User :   My doctor said surgery might not make a difference. week ago
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was this renal artery stenosis?
User :   Yes yes sorry still new to me
Doctor :  
ok
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do you have any other associated ilness? like hypertension?
User :   Yes Hypertension for year now
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ok
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are you on any medications?
User :   2 Different high blood pressure meds
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ok
Doctor :  
the low grade renal artery stenosis can be treated with medications.

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but high grade stenosis will need poeration
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and possible stent placement
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or angioplasty
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