Pressor responsiveness in corticosteroid-induced hypertension in humans.

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In previous studies short-term cortisol increased cold pressor responses and the rise in forearm vascular resistance accompanying intra-arterial norepinephrine without an increase in overall resting sympathetic nervous activity. The present study examined whether these alterations in pressor response are glucocorticoid or mineralocorticoid effects, or both… (More)

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@article{Pirpiris1992PressorRI, title={Pressor responsiveness in corticosteroid-induced hypertension in humans.}, author={Marinis Pirpiris and K. Sudhir and S P Yeung and Garry L R Jennings and Judith Ann Whitworth}, journal={Hypertension}, year={1992}, volume={19 6 Pt 1}, pages={567-74} }