Early cardiovascular changes in adolescents with high blood pressure values.

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To assess the type and degree of cardiovascular involvement in the early phases of hypertension, 46 adolescents with casual blood pressure (BP) greater than the 95th percentile for age and sex (23 males and 23 females, mean age 14 years) were studied by M-mode echocardiography. Twenty-seven adolescents with casual BP about the 50th percentile, 17 males and… (More)

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@article{Seguro1986EarlyCC, title={Early cardiovascular changes in adolescents with high blood pressure values.}, author={C Seguro and Federico Sau and Massimo Ruscazio and Marco Sias and Alessandra Cherchi and Giuseppe Mercuro}, journal={Journal of hypertension. Supplement : official journal of the International Society of Hypertension}, year={1986}, volume={4 6}, pages={S34-6} }