Hypertension and Its Complications in a Young Man with Autoimmune Disease

Academic Article


  • We present a case of hypertension and a hypertensive emergency in the context of active SLE. BP control was achieved with diuresis, RAAS blockade, and aldosterone antagonism, as well as by aggressive management of the underlying SLE.
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  • Hypertension  Journal
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    Author List

  • Miller-Hodges E; Dominiczak AF; Jennings GLR; Oparil S; Batlle DC; Elijovich F; Basile JN; Laffer CL; Oliveras A; Dhaun N
  • Start Page

  • 536
  • End Page

  • 544
  • Volume

  • 69
  • Issue

  • 4