Etiology of renal artery stenosis in 2047 patients: a single-center retrospective analysis during a 15-year period in China

@article{Peng2016EtiologyOR,
  title={Etiology of renal artery stenosis in 2047 patients: a single-center retrospective analysis during a 15-year period in China},
  author={Meng Hui-li Peng and X-j Jiang and Hao Dong and Y-b Zou and Haiming Zhang and Lu Song and Biefei Li and Y-j Yang and H-y Wu and R-l Gao and W-g Zhang and L-s Liu},
  journal={Journal of Human Hypertension},
  year={2016},
  volume={30},
  pages={124-128}
}
Systematic investigation with large sample size of the distribution of etiologies of renal artery stenosis (RAS) is scant in both Western countries and China. We retrospectively analyzed the etiology of RAS in 2047 consecutive inpatients diagnosed with RAS for hypertension at Fuwai Hospital between 1999 and 2014. The number of patients with atherosclerosis… CONTINUE READING