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Imaging in Renovascular Hypertension

  • N. Grenier
Conference paper
Part of the Syllabus book series (SYLLABUS)

Abstract

Renovascular hypertension (RVH) is the result of significant decrease of renal blood flow secondary to a severe arterial lesion (unilateral or bilateral). Renal artery stenosis (RAS) is the most frequent cause of RVH and we will focus on this.

Keywords

Renal Artery Magnetic Resonance Angiography Renal Artery Stenosis Peak Systolic Velocity Renovascular Hypertension 
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© Springer-Verlag Italia, Milano 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. Grenier
    • 1
  1. 1.Service de RadiologieGroupe Hospitalier Pellegrin - TripodeBordeauxFrance

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