[Microalbuminuria and left ventricular hypertrophy in essential arterial hypertension. A study in non-diabetic patients].

@article{Berrut1992MicroalbuminuriaAL,
  title={[Microalbuminuria and left ventricular hypertrophy in essential arterial hypertension. A study in non-diabetic patients].},
  author={Gilles Berrut and A M Chameau and B{\'e}atrice Bouhanick and J Y S Danny Pag{\'e} and M Hallab and Christian Richard and Andr{\'e}e Girault and Philippe Fressinaud and Michel Marre},
  journal={Presse medicale},
  year={1992},
  volume={21 27},
  pages={1275-8}
}
To evaluate the relationship between urinary albumin excretion and left ventricular hypertrophy in essential hypertension, we studied, cross-sectionally, 64 subjects with essential hypertension and no diabetes. Urinary albumin excretion and Sokolow index correlated significantly (r = 0.483; P = 0.0001). Five subjects were positive for microalbuminuria (> 30… CONTINUE READING