When should patient transfer be considered for the evaluation of suspected renovascular hypertension (RVHT)?

Updated: Dec 01, 2020
  • Author: Rebecca J Schmidt, DO, FACP, FASN; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Answer

Patients should be transferred to another facility whenever the current facility lacks the capacity to perform the testing necessary to confirm or refute the diagnosis of RVHT or to assess the severity of a confirmed diagnosis of RVHT.


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