In clinical practice hypertension in acute post infectious glomerulonephritis is responsive to standard therapy. We report resistant hypertension in a child requiring nine antihypertensive drugs including intravenous therapy and diuretics. The course was complicated by recurrent occipital headache, transient visual loss and encephalopathy.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Indian Journal of Practical Pediatrics|
|Publication status||Published - 01-07-2010|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health