Effect of hereditary hypertension or induced by chronic nitric oxide inhibition during pregnancy on the structural changes in rats fetal and neonate coronary microvessels, aorta and myocardial collagen content. Aorta wall area and wall-to-lumen ratio increased in hypertensive animals in all ages. The number of elastic lamellae was reduced in hypertension. The Microvessels wall area was greater in hypertensive offspring at 15th d. Lumen area and external perimeter decreased in both hypertension models. Maternal hypertension burdens cardiovascular consequences as described for adult animalâs hypertension.
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