PMID: 6372554May 1, 1984

Accelerated renovascular hypertension following intra-aortic balloon counter-pulsation

Angiology
A C MadrazoR Orzechowski

Abstract

A 62-year-old man developed high serum renin arterial hypertension following thoraco-abdominal dissection which resulted from insertion of an intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP). Nephrectomy resulted in cure of medically unmanageable hypertension.

References

Nov 1, 1990·Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases·D C StairH R Black
Feb 1, 1991·The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery·V A ManteseR J Lusby

Citations

Dec 1, 1977·The Annals of Thoracic Surgery·C B BeckmanA E Baue
Sep 1, 1977·The American Journal of Cardiology·A A LefemineM Lewis
Nov 1, 1976·Archives of Surgery·J AlpertV Parsonnet
Dec 1, 1976·American Heart Journal·T L BiddleI D Stuard
Dec 1, 1975·The Annals of Thoracic Surgery·J C ClevelandR J Cleveland
Dec 1, 1968·Archives of Surgery·A KantrowitzA N Butner
Aug 1, 1980·The American Journal of Cardiology·D BregmanW J Casarella

Related Concepts

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Hypertension, Renovascular
Myocardial Infarction
Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumping
Renin Measurement
Aorta
Abdomen
Hypertensive Disease
Renin
REN gene

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