Vascular lesions and angiotensin in malignant hypertension in the absence of vasopressin

R. L. Woods, J. M. Abrahams, Priscilla Kincaid-Smith, C. I. Johnston

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    1 Vasopressin deficient homozygous Brattleboro rats develop malignant renal hypertension following complete aortic‐ligature between the renal arteries. 3 The levels of PRA and AH in the malignant hypertensive Brattleboro rats were not different from those in Long‐Evans rats with malignant hypertension.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)297-301
    Number of pages5
    JournalClinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology
    Issue number3
    Publication statusPublished - 1982


    • Key words: arginine‐vasopressin, aortic‐ligature, Brattleboro, fibrinoid necrosis.

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