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Renal Hypertension and Vascular Disorders

  • R. B. Brown

Abstract

Renal parenchymal or vascular disease may result in primary renal hypertension, or non-renal hypertension may so damage the vessels in the kidney that secondary renal hypertension develops (fig. 274). Identification of the cause of renal hypertension is important as occasionally the condition is curable.

Keywords

Renal Artery Renal Artery Stenosis Renovascular Hypertension Mandelic Acid Renal Infarction 
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© ADIS Press 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. B. Brown
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Urology UnitAlfred HospitalMelbourneAustralia
  2. 2.Royal Australian NavyAustralia

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