[Neurovascular compression of the medulla oblongata: a rare cause of secondary hypertension].

Abstract

Compression of the rostral ventrolateral medulla oblongata is one of the rarely identified causes of refractory hypertension. In patients with severe, intractable hypertension caused by neurovascular compression, neurosurgical decompression should be considered. The authors present the history of a 20-year-old man with severe hypertension. After excluding… (More)
DOI: 10.1556/OH.2014.29908

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