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Disease Hypertension

These are exposure studies associated with the disease and all of its children.

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1. Kim JS, et al. (2003). We conclude that exposure to Agent Orange is associated with various health impacts in Korean Vietnam veterans. Agent Orange Veterans Vietnam Details Diabetes Mellitus | Eczema | Heart Valve Diseases | Hypertension | Myocardial Ischemia | Peripheral Nervous System Diseases | Radiculopathy | Retinal Diseases
2. Honda T, et al. (2017). Women's Health Initiative (WHI) Clinical Trials In a cohort of post-menopausal women, ambient fine (PM2.5) and respirable particulate matter (PM10) exposures were associated with higher incidence rates of hypertension; the association for PM2.5 was more pronounced among non-white participants and those residing in the northeastern US. race Air Pollutants Study subjects United States air, ambient Particulate Matter Details Hypertension
3. Levinsson A, et al. (2014). INTERGENE/ADONIX Air pollution exposure entails an increased risk of acute myocardial infarction, and this risk differed over genotype strata for variants in the GSTP1, GSTT1 and GSTCD genes, albeit not statistically-significantly. genetics Air Pollutants | Nitrogen Dioxide Subjects with gene influence:GSTP1 | Controls for disease:Myocardial Infarction | Subjects with disease:Myocardial Infarction | Study subjects Sweden Nitrogen Dioxide Details Hypertension | Myocardial Infarction
4. Solfrizzi V, et al. (2013). Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging (ILSA) Using a large, population-based cohort, we investigated whether angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors collectively as a 'class' and as sub-groups according to their chemical structures and drug potencies, compared with other antihypertensive agents and beyond the natural course in time of the hypertension, reduced the incidence of mild cognitive impairment in cognitively normal individuals. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors | Enalapril | Lisinopril Subjects with disease:Hypertension Italy Details Cognitive Dysfunction
5. Rahman M, et al. (1999). The result of this study demonstrates a dose-response relationship between inorganic arsenic exposure from drinking water and risk of hypertension. Arsenic Study subjects Bangladesh Arsenic Details Hypertension
6. Zierold KM, et al. (2004). Respondents with arsenic levels of 2 microg/L or greater were statistically more likely to report a history of depression, high blood pressure, circulatory problems, and bypass surgery than were respondents with arsenic concentrations less than 2 microg/L. Arsenic Study subjects United States water Arsenic Details Depressive Disorder | Heart Diseases | Hypertension
7. Yu Y, et al. (2017). Our study suggested that hair Arsenic concentration was associated with an elevated risk of hypertension. Arsenic Controls for disease:Hypertension | Subjects with disease:Hypertension | Study subjects China hair Arsenic Details Hypertension
8. Hossain K, et al. (2017). Our findings demonstrated that chronic exposure to arsenic (from drinking water) was inversely associated with LINE-1 methylation levels in blood leukocyte DNA and this was more pronounced in females than males; in addition, the decreased levels of LINE-1 methylation might be involved in the arsenic-induced elevation of blood pressure. diet | sex Arsenic Study subjects Bangladesh hair | nail, toe | water, drinking Arsenic Details Hypertension | Skin Diseases | DNA hypomethylation | regulation of systemic arterial blood pressure
9. Chen CJ, et al. (1995). The results suggest that long-term arsenic exposure may induce hypertension in humans. Arsenic Study subjects Taiwan, Province of China water, drinking Arsenic Details Hypertension
10. Jones MR, et al. (2011). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) At the low to moderate levels typical of the U.S. population, total arsenic, total arsenic minus arsenobetaine, and dimethylarsinate concentrations in urine were not associated with the prevalence of hypertension or with systolic or diastolic blood pressure levels. A weak association of dimethylarsinate with hypertension could not be ruled out. Arsenic | arsenobetaine | Cacodylic Acid Controls for disease:Hypertension | Subjects with disease:Hypertension | Study subjects United States urine Arsenic | arsenobetaine | Cacodylic Acid Details
11. Rotter I, et al. (2015). The primary aim of the study was to assess the relationship of blood heavy metal and bioelement concentrations and Metabolic Syndrome, in men aged 50-75 years. Arsenic | Cadmium | Calcium | Chromium | Copper | Iron | Lead | Magnesium | Manganese | Mercury | Molybdenum | Selenium | Tungsten | Zinc Controls for disease:Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 | Subjects with disease:Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 | Controls for disease:Hypertension | Subjects with disease:Hypertension | Controls for disease:Metabolic Syndrome | Subjects with disease:Metabolic Syndrome | Controls for disease:Obesity | Subjects with disease:Obesity | Controls for disease:Overweight | Subjects with disease:Overweight | Study subjects Poland blood | serum Arsenic | Cadmium | Calcium | Chromium | Copper | Iron | Lead | Magnesium | Manganese | Mercury | Molybdenum | Selenium | Tungsten | Zinc Details Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 | Hypertension | Metabolic Syndrome | Obesity | Overweight | cholesterol homeostasis | insulin metabolic process | regulation of blood pressure | triglyceride homeostasis
12. Ghazali AR, et al. (2012). There were significant correlations between heavy metals with subject's age and working period as farmers. age Arsenic | Cadmium | Lead Controls for disease:Hypertension | Subjects with disease:Hypertension | Workers Malaysia nail Arsenic | Cadmium | Lead Details
13. Li X, et al. (2013). Our findings suggested that arsenic exposure, especially high level of cumulative arsenic exposure, was positively associated with the prevalence of hypertension, and that higher concentration of urinary monomethylated arsenic might be related to the increased susceptibility to hypertension. Arsenic | monomethylarsonic acid Controls for disease:Hypertension | Subjects with disease:Hypertension | Study subjects China urine Arsenic | Cacodylic Acid | monomethylarsonic acid Details Hypertension
14. Shankar A, et al. (2012). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) We observed a positive association between increasing levels of urinary bisphenol A and hypertension independent of confounding factors such as age, gender, race/ethnicity, smoking, body mass index, diabetes mellitus and total serum cholesterol levels. bisphenol A Study subjects United States urine bisphenol A Details Hypertension
15. Swaddiwudhipong W, et al. (2015). Persons living in (cadmium) contaminated areas had a significantly higher prevalence of renal dysfunction, bone mineral loss, hypertension and urinary stones than those living in non-contaminated areas. There were no significant differences between the 2 groups in the prevalence of diabetes, hypercholesterolemia and hypertriglyceridemia. Cadmium Study subjects Thailand urine Cadmium Details Diabetes Mellitus | Hypercholesterolemia | Hypertension | Hypertriglyceridemia | Osteoporosis | Urinary Calculi | renal system process
16. Swaddiwudhipong W, et al. (2012). Our study indicates that in persons with prolonged excessive cadmium exposure, toxic health effects may progress even after exposure reduction, and that renal damage from cadmium can be due to its direct nephrotoxic effect and also through the related disorders causing nephropathy. Cadmium Study subjects Thailand urine B2M | Cadmium Details Diabetes Mellitus | Hypertension | Kidney Diseases | Urinary Calculi | negative regulation of glomerular filtration
17. Swaddiwudhipong W, et al. (2010). The study revealed no significant association between urinary cadmium and diabetes in either gender, but our study supports the hypothesis that environmental exposure to cadmium may increase the risk of hypertension. sex Cadmium Study subjects Thailand urine Cadmium Details Hypertension
18. Nie X, et al. (2016). Survey on Prevalence in East China for Metabolic Diseases and Risk Factors (SPECT-China) Blood cadmium level (BCL) in Chinese adults was much higher than in other developed countries and was influenced by gender, smoking, and residential area. BCL was positively related to prediabetes while negatively related to overweight. sex | tobacco Cadmium Controls for disease:Diabetes Mellitus | Subjects with disease:Diabetes Mellitus | Controls for disease:Dyslipidemias | Subjects with disease:Dyslipidemias | Controls for disease:Hypertension | Subjects with disease:Hypertension | Study subjects China blood Cadmium Details Overweight | Prediabetic State | glucose homeostasis
19. Min JY, et al. (2016). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) We observed a significant association between blood cadmium levels and Alzheimer disease mortality among older adults in the US. age Cadmium Controls for disease:Diabetes Mellitus | Subjects with disease:Diabetes Mellitus | Controls for disease:Hypertension | Subjects with disease:Hypertension | Study subjects United States blood Cadmium Details Alzheimer Disease
20. Baccarelli A, et al. (2011). Beijing Truck Driver Air Pollution Study (BTDAS) Our results indicate delayed effects of ambient Particulate Matter (PM10) on blood pressure. Carbon | Particulate Matter Workers China air, ambient | air, personal Carbon | Particulate Matter Details Hypertension
21. Amin R, et al. (2017). We find that gadolinium use during pregnancy is unlikely to be associated with adverse effects in infants during the neonatal period. Gadolinium Infants or newborns | Pregnant females United States blood, cord Gadolinium Details Birth Weight | Bone Diseases, Metabolic | Chorioamnionitis | Diabetes, Gestational | Ductus Arteriosus, Patent | Enterocolitis, Necrotizing | Fetal Growth Retardation | Hyperbilirubinemia, Neonatal | Hypertension, Pregnancy-Induced | Lung Diseases | Obstetric Labor, Premature | Oligohydramnios | Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects | Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Newborn | Retinopathy of Prematurity
22. Park SK, et al. (2009). Community Lead Study | National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) | Normative Aging Study (NAS) In summary, this study suggests that the prediction equations developed in the Normative Aging Study may be used to predict bone lead levels in other community-based cohorts with reasonable accuracy based on blood lead levels and other standard covariates where bone lead measurements are not available. age | sex Lead Study subjects United States blood | bone | patella | tibia Lead Details Hypertension
23. Peters JL, et al. (2007). Normative Aging Study (NAS) Our findings indicate that in this population of older men, bone lead is more likely to be associated with elevated systolic blood pressure and with increased risk of developing hypertension among men with higher levels of self-reported stress than among those reporting lower stress levels. Lead Controls for disease:Hypertension | Subjects with disease:Hypertension | Veterans United States blood | bone | patella | tibia Lead Details Hypertension
24. Almeida Lopes ACB, et al. (2017). At low concentrations, blood lead levels were positively associated with diastolic blood pressure and with the odds for hypertension in adults aged 40 or older; as well, blood lead levels were higher in men, in non-white, in smokers and drinkers, and in participants currently or former employed in lead industries. age | race | sex | tobacco Lead Controls for disease:Hypertension | Subjects with disease:Hypertension | Study subjects Brazil blood Lead Details Hypertension | regulation of systemic arterial blood pressure
25. Scinicariello F, et al. (2010). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) Blood lead levels may be an important risk factor for hypertension and increased systolic and diastolic blood pressure, and these associations may be modified by ALAD genotype. genetics | race Lead Subjects with gene influence:ALAD | Study subjects United States blood Lead Details Hypertension | regulation of blood pressure
26. Eom SY, et al. (2014). The blood mercury level in Korean adults is higher than that in US and other western countries (but is similar to other Asian countries), and the level is influenced by sociodemographic factors, lifestyles, and diet; furthermore, blood mercury is associated with metabolic syndrome and their components (obesity and increased fasting glucose). age | alcohol drinking | diet | sex | tobacco Mercury Study subjects Korea, Republic of blood Mercury Details Body Weight | Hypertension | Hypertriglyceridemia | Metabolic Syndrome | Obesity | cholesterol homeostasis | glucose homeostasis | regulation of blood pressure
27. Moon SS. (2014). Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (KNHANES) Results of this study demonstrate an association of accumulation of a mixture of heavy metal exposures (lead, mercury, and cadmium), even below toxic levels, with prevalence of metabolic syndrome in the Korean population. Metals, Heavy Controls for disease:Metabolic Syndrome | Subjects with disease:Metabolic Syndrome | Study subjects Korea, Republic of serum Cadmium | Lead | Mercury | Metals, Heavy Details Hypertension | Hypertriglyceridemia | Metabolic Syndrome
28. Nielsen AB, et al. (2012). The main finding of this cross-sectional study of the relationship between blood mercury and blood pressure among 1,861 adult Inuit men and women (30-69 years) in Greenland was that increasing blood mercury concentrations were associated with decreasing diastolic blood pressure among men. sex Methylmercury Compounds Study subjects Greenland blood Mercury Details Hypertension | regulation of blood pressure
29. Yang AM, et al. (2014). The prevalence of metabolic syndrome was investigated in 35,104 nickel-exposed workers in China; the prevalence of higher body mass index, hyperglycemia, and hypertension increased with the age of males and females, and was higher in males than in females. age | sex Nickel Workers China Details Dyslipidemias | Hyperglycemia | Hypertension | Metabolic Syndrome
30. Zhang Z, et al. (2016). Nurses' Health Study (NHS) Long-term exposure to particulate matter was associated with small increases in risk of incident hypertension, especially among younger women and the obese. Particulate Matter Workers United States air Particulate Matter Details Hypertension
31. Zhang Z, et al. (2018). Long-term exposure to PM2.5 air pollution is associated with higher blood pressure and an increased risk of hypertension. Particulate Matter Controls for disease:Hypertension | Study subjects Taiwan, Province of China air Particulate Matter Details Hypertension | regulation of blood pressure
32. Sughis M, et al. (2012). In 8-12 year-old children, exposure to traffic-related air pollution was associated with higher systolic and diastolic blood pressure. socioeconomic status Particulate Matter Children Pakistan air Particulate Matter Details Cardiovascular Diseases | Hypertension
33. Min JY, et al. (2012). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) We found that increases in serum perfluorooctanoic acid concentration were associated with a significantly increased risk of high homocysteine levels and hypertension in US adults. alcohol drinking | race | sex | socioeconomic status | tobacco perfluorooctanoic acid Study subjects United States serum perfluorooctanoic acid Details Hyperhomocysteinemia | Hypertension
34. Winquist A, et al. (2014). C8 Science Panel (C8SP) Higher perfluorooctanoic acid exposure was associated with incident hypercholesterolemia with medication, but not with hypertension or coronary artery disease. sex perfluorooctanoic acid Study subjects United States serum perfluorooctanoic acid Details Coronary Artery Disease | Hypercholesterolemia | Hypertension
35. Saldana TM, et al. (2009). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) Exposure to pesticides during pregnancy may increase the risk of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. body mass index Pesticides Pregnant females United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Hypertension, Pregnancy-Induced | Pre-Eclampsia
36. Kim SA, et al. (2015). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) The difference in the association between hypertension and cognition test scores according to the levels of organochlorine pesticides suggest a key role of pesticides in the development of hypertension-related cognitive impairment. Pesticides Controls for disease:Hypertension | Subjects with disease:Hypertension United States serum beta-hexachlorocyclohexane | DDT | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Heptachlor Epoxide | nonachlor | oxychlordane Details Cognition Disorders
37. Mao X, et al. (2014). We describe associations among basic characteristics, seasons, and diseases with serum levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D in patients and note that 25(OH)D3 levels are low while 25(OH)D2 levels are high among patients with lung diseases, dyskinesias, and coronary heart disease, and participants with diabetes and cerebral infarction have higher 25(OH)D3 serum concentrations compared with lung disease patients. age | disease Vitamin D Subjects with disease:Cerebral Infarction | Subjects with disease:Coronary Disease | Subjects with disease:Diabetes Mellitus | Subjects with disease:Dyskinesias | Subjects with disease:Hypertension | Subjects with disease:Lung Diseases | Study subjects China serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D 2 | 25-hydroxyvitamin D | Calcifediol Details
38. Majumdar V, et al. (2015). The relationship between vitamin D deficiency and stroke was cross-sectionally evaluated in the high-risk Asian Indian population, and we conclude that hypertension partly explains the association between low 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and ischemic stroke. disease Vitamin D Controls for disease:Cerebral Infarction | Subjects with disease:Cerebral Infarction | Subjects with disease:Hypertension India serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D Details Cerebral Infarction
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