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Interrelationships of Oral Contraceptives and Hypertension

  • James W. Woods

Abstract

The large, carefully controlled, prospective studies needed to define the association between oral contraceptives and hypertension have not been published and the information to date is largely anecdotal. That there is an association, however, appears to be widely accepted among practicing physicians. To our knowledge, only the 29 cases listed in Table 1 have been reported.

Keywords

Oral Contraceptive Blood Pressure Response Symptomatic Urinary Tract Infection Urinary Tract Infec Endogenous Creatinine Clearance 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1969

Authors and Affiliations

  • James W. Woods
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  1. 1.Department of MedicineUniversity of North Carolina School of MedicineChapel HillUSA

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