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Among more than 2 million women in Sweden, preterm delivery yielded a significantly increased risk for future chronic hypertension, an association that persisted at least 40...
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Effect of the consumption of hesperidin in orange juice on the transcriptomic profile of subjects with elevated blood pressure and stage 1 hypertension: a randomized controlled trial
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Biomarkers of Pulmonary Hypertension Are Altered in Children With Down Syndrome and Pulmonary Hypertension
To evaluate the performance of pulmonary hypertension biomarkers in children with Down syndrome, an independent risk factor for PH for whom biomarker performance may differ...
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