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  • Renin
  • Aortitis (inflammation of the aorta) with nephroptosis: "This orthostatic hypertension largely may be due to an activation of the renin system caused by nephroptosis and partly due to a reduced baroreflex sensitivity caused by aortitis" Pheochromocytoma Blood pressure variability is associated with progression of target organ damage and cardiovascular risk. (wikipedia.org)
  • Haber E: The renin-angiotensin system and hypertension (review). (springer.com)
  • high
  • I. Reduction in mortality of persons with high blood pressure, including mild hypertension. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hypertension is high blood pressure. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • In severe cases, where the diastolic pressure is so high that the person is not able to sleep at night and is showing systemic symptoms, then there may be need for taking hypertension medications to bring down the blood pressure immediately. (buzzle.com)
  • High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, affects millions -- including children and teens. (webmd.com)
  • Slideshow: A Visual Guide to High Blood Pressure Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is a common condition that will catch up with most people who live into older age. (webmd.com)
  • Preventing High Blood Pressure About one in every four American adults has high blood pressure -- also know as hypertension. (webmd.com)
  • A new study finds one-third of those diagnosed with resistant high blood pressure have what's called 'white coat' hypertension. (redorbit.com)
  • Hypertension or high blood pressure occurs when the blood vessels of the arterial system become constricted forcing the heart to work harder to pump the blood to the tissues of the body. (bellaonline.com)
  • Adult patients with uncontrolled hypertension can be enrolled into the BP control study, and those without hypertension but at high risk of developing this condition into the BP screening study if they meet the study inclusion criteria and have none of the exclusion criteria. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • treatments
  • There is not any official recommended treatments currently for orthostatic hypertension as the condition is still little known and can be due to different causes, hence treatment for those with this disorder is still trial and error experimental treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • cardiovascular
  • and the following partnering professional organizations: American Academy of Physician Assistants, Association of Black Cardiologists, American College of Preventive Medicine, American Geriatrics Society, American Pharmacists Association, American Society of Hypertension, American Society for Preventive Cardiology, National Medical Association, and Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association. (annals.org)
  • The main cause of death in the general population is cardiovascular disease, for which hypertension is a significant risk factor. (springer.com)
  • adults
  • The myocardial wall of the left ventricle is a complex, multilayered structure, which is altered in young adults with hypertension. (diseaseinfosearch.org)
  • IRVINE, Calif. -- Three of every four adults with symptomatic heart disease have hypertension and in one-half to two-thirds of those people blood pressure is uncontrolled or poorly controlled. (medpagetoday.com)
  • diseases
  • The independent contributions of diseases and factors other than hypertension versus effects of treatment are not clear in the meta-analysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • This method demonstrates really good statistics for treatment diseases such as Hypertension, Arthritis, Diabetes, Back pain, Immune system pathology and others. (youtube.com)
  • There are numerous other diseases, mostly rare conditions, that may lead to intracranial hypertension. (wikipedia.org)
  • condition
  • Orthostatic hypertension, or postural hypertension, is a medical condition consisting of a sudden and abrupt increase in blood pressure when a person stands up. (wikipedia.org)
  • Idiopathic intracranial hypertension ( IIH ) is a condition characterized by increased intracranial pressure (pressure around the brain) without a detectable cause. (wikipedia.org)
  • Furthermore, if a person has had a cardiac surgery before or if there is a family history of diastolic hypertension, then this puts the person at an added risk of suffering from this condition as well. (buzzle.com)
  • BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The American Heart Association has issued consensus guidelines for treating resistant hypertension, a common, difficult-to-manage condition. (medpagetoday.com)
  • When the blood pressure is slightly higher than 120/80, such condition is termed as pre-hypertension. (buzzle.com)
  • Stage 2 hypertension needs aggressive medical attention because it can be life-threatening, especially if one has an underlying heart condition such as Coronary Artery Disease . (conservapedia.com)
  • severe
  • Some specialists in severe cases give saline IVs for the hypovolemia which then if that is the cause, brings the orthostatic hypertension down to a safe level. (wikipedia.org)
  • polymorphism
  • In Table 2 ⇓ of an article by Turner et at in the October 2005 issue of Hypertension (Turner ST, Schwartz GL, Chapman AB, Boerwinkle E. WNK1 kinase polymorphism and blood pressure response to a thiazide diuretic. (ahajournals.org)
  • blood
  • If the blood pressure reaches 140/90 or higher on two separate occasions, the person is said to suffer from hypertension. (buzzle.com)
  • 3 It is, of course, not surprising that for centuries, in the era preceding the development of modern concepts on blood circulation and blood pressure, the descriptions of hypertension as a disease are traceable only as references to its dire complications or terminal events. (springer.com)
  • Hamilton M, Thompson EN, Wisniewski TKM (1964) The role of blood pressure control in preventing complications of hypertension. (springer.com)
  • Blood pressure above 139/89 is considered hypertension. (conservapedia.com)
  • In general, Hypertension is the direct result of thick blood. (conservapedia.com)
  • risks
  • Health Check: Assess Your Chances of Getting Hypertension Evaluate your personal health and your risks for big health problems. (webmd.com)
  • study
  • The primary objective of the study is to assess the effect of SMS messages on BP control in aboriginal people in Canada and rural Tanzania with hypertension. (ucl.ac.uk)