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Congestive heart failure in a patient with systemic hypertension.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8242913     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 70-year-old man developed hypertension many years previously and had a bout with severe congestive heart failure 4 to 5 years before his death. Autopsy showed congestion and edema characteristic of heart failure, and enlarged heart, and slight focal interstitial left ventricular fibrosis, but only slight to moderate coronary atherosclerosis.
Authors:
D B Hackel; G S Wagner
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical cardiology     Volume:  16     ISSN:  0160-9289     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Cardiol     Publication Date:  1993 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-01-03     Completed Date:  1994-01-03     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7903272     Medline TA:  Clin Cardiol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  688-90     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pathology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Coronary Artery Disease / etiology,  pathology
Fibrosis
Heart Failure / etiology,  pathology*
Humans
Hypertension / complications*
Male
Myocardium / pathology
Nephrosclerosis / etiology,  pathology
Pulmonary Edema / etiology,  pathology

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