What is the role of renal scanning in the evaluation of hypertensive disorders during pregnancy?

Updated: Jun 12, 2018
  • Author: Michael P Carson, MD; Chief Editor: Edward H Springel, MD, FACOG  more...
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Although not absolutely contraindicated, renal captopril scans involve radioactive isotopes and usually are deferred to the postpartum period.

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