Labile Hypertension Responding to Testosterone WithdrawalPeter D Ambrumenil1*, MarkJ Caulfield2 and Ashley B Grossman3
- *Corresponding Author:
- Peter D Ambrumenil
Queen Mary University of London, UK
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Received Date: August 23, 2013; Accepted Date: September 20, 2013; Published Date: September 23, 2013
Citation: Ambrumenil PD, Caulfield M, Grossman AB (2013) Labile Hypertension Responding to Testosterone Withdrawal. J Hypertens 2:126. doi:10.4172/2167-1095.1000126
Copyright: © 2013 Ambrumenil, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
We report a single case of severe hypertension which presented many challenges in the management and even more in the resolution. Learning Points 1) That there can be unanticipated causes of hypertension 2) That difficult to control blood pressure should cause medical advisers to consider unusual causes of hypertension 3) That hypertension may respond to testosterone withdrawal.