Renal transplant hypertension caused by iliac artery stenosis

Academic Article


  • A captopril renal study performed with both radiohippuran and 99mTc- MAG3 demonstrated the typical changes of a hemodynamically significant renal artery stenosis in a hypertensive renal allograft recipient. Arteriography demonstrated high grade stenosis not of the renal artery but of the iliac artery. After successful angioplasty, the patient's hypertension resolved.
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  • Dubovsky EV; Diethelm AG; Keller F; Russell CD
  • Start Page

  • 1178
  • End Page

  • 1180
  • Volume

  • 33
  • Issue

  • 6