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Kidney Diseases in Children

Our team treats all types of pediatric kidney diseases and their complications. Learn more about the conditions we treat. 

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Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome

A kidney disease caused by an overabundance of damaged red blood cells filling the kidneys, hindering them from doing their normal function of filtering.

Hypertension

Usually used to mean elevated blood pressure, caused by resistance to blood flow in the body. May result from certain types of medication, anxiety, or kidney problems.