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Disease Hypertension

Name Hypertension
Synonyms Blood Pressure, High | Blood Pressures, High | High Blood Pressure | High Blood Pressures
Definition Persistently high systemic arterial BLOOD PRESSURE. Based on multiple readings (BLOOD PRESSURE DETERMINATION), hypertension is currently defined as when SYSTOLIC PRESSURE is consistently greater than 140 mm Hg or when DIASTOLIC PRESSURE is consistently 90 mm Hg or more.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D006973

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DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hypertension Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Hypertension Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Adams Nance syndrome
  Arterial Occlusive Disease, Progressive, with Hypertension, Heart Defects, Bone Fragility, and Brachysyndactyly
  Brachydactyly with hypertension Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Faye-Petersen Ward Carey syndrome
  Hypertension, Diastolic, Resistance to Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hypertension, Early-Onset, Autosomal Dominant, with Severe Exacerbation in Pregnancy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hypertension, Essential Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hypertension, Malignant Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Hypertension, Pregnancy-Induced Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Hypertension, Renal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hypertension Resistant to Conventional Therapy
  Hypertensive Retinopathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hypomagnesemia, Hypertension, and Hypercholesterolemia, Mitochondrial
  Kallikrein hypertension
  Masked Hypertension
  Osteochondrodysplasia, Rhizomelic, with Callosal Agenesis, Thrombocytopenia, Hydrocephalus, and Hypertension
  Tachycardia, Hypertension, Microphthalmia, And Hyperglycinuria
  White Coat Hypertension