[Arterial hypertension and blood pressure profile in patients with Williams-Beuren syndrome].

@article{Wessel1997ArterialHA,
  title={[Arterial hypertension and blood pressure profile in patients with Williams-Beuren syndrome].},
  author={Armin Wessel and Reinald Motz and Rainer Pankau and Joachim H. B{\"u}rsch},
  journal={Zeitschrift fur Kardiologie},
  year={1997},
  volume={86 4},
  pages={251-7}
}
The prevalence of hypertension and the diurnal blood pressure pattern were investigated in patients with Williams-Beuren syndrome (WBS) by blood pressure measurements in 142 children, adolescents, and young adults (female n = 62, male n = 80; median age 6.5 years (0.1-34.3 years)) and evaluation of ambulatory blood pressure data from 45 patients (female n = 21, male n = 24; median age 7.8 years (1-23.8 years)). Measurements revealed systolic hypertension in 46.5% of 142 patients, diastolic… CONTINUE READING

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