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Teens With High Blood Pressure May Have Enlarged Hearts

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May 20, 1998
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American Heart Association
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Teenagers, especially boys, with high blood pressure may be harboring a serious, but silent, heart condition, according to two new studies and an editorial in the May 19 issue of Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association.

DALLAS, May 19 -- Teenagers, especially boys, with high blood pressure may be harboring a serious, but silent, heart condition, according to two new studies and an editorial in today's Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association.


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