Can Dehydration Cause Low GRF?

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Can dehydration cause low GRF?

 

A:

Yes, severe dehydration can cause the lower kidney function. Dehydration is defined as the excessive loss of body water. When there is not enough fluids in the body, the blood pressure lowers. As a result, the glomerular filtration rate (GFR) declines.

 

 

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