Cardiovascular Pathology - Case 6 - Part 5

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Using all of the information you have gathered from the chart, prepare a presentation about this case as you would for attending rounds with a concise summary of the history, physical findings, labs and x-rays. Your presentation should be 5 to 7 minutes long.

Incorporate the following into your report:

1. What is the diagnosis and treatment for renal artery stenosis?

2. How does renal artery stenosis cause hypertension?

3. Describe the development of left ventricular hypertrophy in hypertension.

4. What are the causes of sudden cardiac death?