TITLE

Acetylsalicylic acid (Aspirin) test for the diagnosis pf renovascular hypertension

AUTHOR(S)
Gluszek, Jerzy; Posadzy-Malaczynska, Abnna
PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Jun97, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p171
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Determines whether the administration of acetylsalicylic acid (Aspirin/ASA) differentiates patients with renovascular hypertension from those with essential hypertension. Decreased systolic blood pressure and diastolic blood pressure after ASA injection; Sensitivity and specificity of the test; Decreased mean blood pressure in all patients with hypertension.
ACCESSION #
9706224240

 

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