Accelerated Renovascular Hypertension Following Intra-Aortic Balloon Counter-Pulsation

Madrazo, Armando C.; Arbulu, Agustin; Wolfe, Stanley B.; Hans, Sachinder S.; Orzechowski, Robert
May 1984
Angiology;May1984, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p308
Academic Journal
A 62-year-old man developed with serum rennin arterial hypertension following thoraco-abdominal dissection which resulted from insertion of an intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP). Nephrectomy resulted in cure of medically unamanageable hypertension.


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