Renal artery stenosis

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Renal artery stenosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Renal artery stenosis" returned 292 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Renal artery stenosis in patients with established coronary artery disease: prevalence and predicting factors.
 

Author(s): Mohammad Reza Khatami, Maryam Edalati-Fard, Saeid Sadeghian, Mojtaba Salari-Far, Mina Pashang Bs

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2014 Sep;25(5):986-91.

 

The association between renal artery stenosis (RAS) and other atherosclerotic diseases (particularly coronary artery diseases) is well known. In general, the risk factors for atherosclerosis have been clarified, but whether these risk factors operate equally in all forms of atherosclerotic ...

Last Updated: 6 Sep 2014

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Stenting for renal-artery stenosis.
 

Author(s): Timothy P Murphy, Lance D Dworkin, Christopher J Cooper

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2014 May;370(19):1854-5.

 

Last Updated: 8 May 2014

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Utility of color Doppler ultrasound in the evaluation of renal artery stenosis in comparison with contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography.
 

Author(s): Elnasri M Abuagla, Tan Sook Pei

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2014 Mar;25(2):309-15.

 

Renal artery stenosis (RAS) is one of the main correctable causes of secondary systemic arterial hypertension. Color Doppler ultrasound (DUS), a non-invasive imaging modality, has been used to diagnose RAS in hypertensive patients. This study was conducted in the period between June ...

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2014

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The terms "Renal artery stenosis" returned 38 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Renal artery stenosis due to neurofibromatosis type 1: case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Lian Duan, Kai Feng, Anli Tong, Zhiyong Liang

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Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) is a relatively common autosomal dominant disorder. The most common vascular abnormality in patients with NF1 is bilateral or unilateral renal artery stenosis.

Last Updated: 2 Apr 2014

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Mechanisms and treatments for renal artery stenosis.
 

Author(s): Steven T Haller, Kaleigh L Evans, David A Folt, Christopher A Drummond, Christopher J Cooper

Journal: Discov Med. 2013 Dec;16(90):255-60.

 

Atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis (ARAS) is a common and complicated disease, which can result in high blood pressure and loss of kidney function. Although progress has been made in the understanding and treatment of hypertension in relation to ARAS, much less progress has been ...

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2013

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Controversies in the management of the renal artery stenosis.
 

Author(s): Khalil Kanjwal, Vincent M Figueredo

Journal: Cardiol J. 2013 ;20(1):11-6.

 

Optimal management of renal artery stenosis has continued to remain elusive. The previous non randomized studies and registry data suggested a benefit of renal artery stenting. However, the recently completed randomized studies comparing renal stenting to medical management failed ...

Last Updated: 5 Apr 2013

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Renal Stent Placement for the Treatment of Renal Artery Stenosis in Patients With Resistant Hypertension
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Renal Artery Stenosis; Hypertension, Renovascular

 

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2014

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Stenting of Renal Artery Stenosis in Coronary Artery Disease Study
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Renal Artery Stenosis; Left Ventricular Hypertrophy

 

Last Updated: 30 Jul 2010

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