The renal arteries supply blood to the kidneys. When they become partially or completely blocked kidney failure and/or high blood pressure may occur. Renal artery blockage is the most common cause of secondary high blood pressure.
What puts you at risk for renal artery blockage?
What are the signs and symptoms of renal artery blockage?
How is renal artery blockage diagnosed?
How is renal artery blockage treated?
Treatment depends on the severity of the symptoms and the degree and type of blockage but may include: