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31 year old taking concor for hypertension. Abdominal ultrasound showing bilateral renal calculi, increased cortical echogenicity. Treatment?

Dear Sir, i am murali, 31 years old. Recent married and i am having BP for past 5 years. I am under medicne - Concor 5mg. today i did my USG abdomen. I got the following findings. bilateral renal caculi without obstruction size: 4mm and increased cortical echogenicity of both the kidneys- Due to bilateral medical renal disease. Kindly expain me any complecated and treatment available for thses things.
Asked On : Fri, 12 Apr 2013
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It seems from your reports that cause for your high BP could be due to kidney disease, which needs to be investigated.
You have to get few investigations done like urine routine, renal function tests,urine protein estimation & if required renal doppler.
As the renal calculi are not causing any obstruction surgical treatment may not be required.
The cause for renal dysfunction if present has to be investigated.
Any ways keep your BP in good control.
Plz consult a nephrologist for detailed evaluation.
Answered: Fri, 12 Apr 2013
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