Hypertension has only recently been reported in neonatal hyperthyroidism. We describe three children with hypertension as a prominent part of the syndrome. Antihypertensive therapy alone was ineffective in controlling elevated BP. All patients showed gradual resolution of hypertension once a euthyroid state was achieved.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||American Journal of Diseases of Children|
|State||Published - Oct 1983|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health