Cataracts and Hypertension in Salt-Sensitive Rats

  • José L Cangiano, GRACIA BERR, OS CABAN, EVELIO MARRERO, MANUEL MARrfNEZ - MALDONADO
  • Published 2005

Abstract

In previous unrelated studies, we observed a 35 to 50% incidence of cataract formation in several groups of Dahl salt-sensitive hypertensive rats (DS) over a 4-year period. In the present study we evaluated longitudinal changes in blood pressure In DS in which cataracts eventually developed and those in which cataracts did not develop when all animals were… (More)

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