Hypertension and Its Complications in a Young Man with Autoimmune Disease

Eve Miller-Hodges, Anna F. Dominiczak, Garry L.R. Jennings, Suzanne Oparil, Daniel C. Batlle, Fernando Elijovich, Jan N. Basile, Cheryl L. Laffer, Anna Oliveras, Neeraj Dhaun*

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Abstract

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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)536-544
Number of pages9
JournalHypertension
Volume69
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Internal Medicine

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    Miller-Hodges, E., Dominiczak, A. F., Jennings, G. L. R., Oparil, S., Batlle, D. C., Elijovich, F., Basile, J. N., Laffer, C. L., Oliveras, A., & Dhaun, N. (2017). Hypertension and Its Complications in a Young Man with Autoimmune Disease. Hypertension, 69(4), 536-544. https://doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.117.09036