Involvement of Renal Sympathetic Nerve in Pathogenesis of Hypertension

Renal Sympathetic Nerve Hypertension

Hiroo Kumagai, Toshiko Onami, Kamon Iigaya, Chie Takimoto, Masaki Imai, Tomokazu Matsuura, Katsufumi Sakata, Naoki Oshima, Koichi Hayashi, Takao Saruta Department of Internal Medicine, Keio University School of Medicine, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan Network of the Sympathetic Nervous System and Baroreflex Figure 1 demonstrates the network of the sympathetic nervous system SNS 1-8 . The rostral ventrolateral medulla RVLM, shaded area contains neurons that stimulate the SNS and determine blood...