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ea0070ep8 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular Endocrinology | ECE2020

Secondary hypertension due to middle-aortic syndrome in a young adult patient

Sumánszki Csaba , Pócsai Károly , Szücs Nikolette , Kiss Gergely , Sótonyi Péter , Tőke Judit , Tóth Miklós

Introduction: Hypertension is a severe medical condition that significantly increases mortality and disability worldwide. Most hypertensive patients are classified with essential hypertension; however, secondary hypertension is present 5–10% of all cases. Aortic stenosis is a significant cause of secondary hypertension in children and adolescents. Middle-aortic syndrome constitutes 0.5%–2% of all cases of aortic stenosis. The stenosis involves the abdominal aorta a...