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Resistant hypertension

Author: Jean-François Paul, MD, Paris, France
Body Region: Cardiovascular

1. Patient presentation
2. CT Images
3. CT Findings
4. Diagnosis
5. References

1. Patient presentation

  • A 37-year-old woman presented with resistant hypertension, despite intensive medical therapy.
  • Contrast-enhanced aortic CT was performed to look for a possible renal artery stenosis as a cause of hypertension.