Hypertension and unilateral hydronephrosis

M. Abramson, B. Jackson

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We report 2 cases of hypertension associated with unilateral hydronephrosis. Lateralization of renal vein renins and exaggerated hyperreninemia following captopril suggested renin-mediated hypertension in 1 case, which responded well to nephrectomy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)746-748
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Urology
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1984

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