Renal Artery Duplex Ultrasound

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renal artery duplex ultrasound

What is a Renal Artery Duplex and why do I need one?

A renal artery duplex uses sound waves to examine the blood flow and structure of the kidneys. A Renal artery duplex is necessary for patients who have chronic hypertension, as well as those who are on multiple blood pressure medications with uncontrolled hypertension.