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Blood pressure symptoms: Introduction

Blood pressure symptoms: High (hypertension) or low blood pressure (hypotension). See detailed information below for a list of 716 causes of Blood pressure symptoms, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Blood pressure symptoms

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Causes of Types of Blood pressure symptoms:

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Blood pressure symptoms: Symptom Checker

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Blood pressure symptoms Treatments

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Stories from Users for Blood pressure symptoms

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Message Boards for Blood pressure symptoms

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Diagnostic tests for Blood pressure symptoms:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Blood pressure symptoms. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • Blood pressure - sitting and standing in both arms.
      • If initial reading is high ( diastolic over 90mmHg and/or systolic over 140mmHg) - repeat the measurement after 5 minutes of rest.
      • If only systolic reading is high may suggest hyperthyroidism, aortic insufficiency and arteriosclerotic aortitis
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Blood pressure symptoms: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Blood pressure symptoms

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Blood pressure symptoms. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

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Blood pressure symptoms: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Blood pressure symptoms

Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder called Von Willebrand's disease is quite...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm...read more »

Over-diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension in obese patients: A diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension, particularly pulmonary arterial hypertension, is often a misdiagnosis in obese patients. Exertional dyspnea leads to...read more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in...read more »

Blood pressure symptoms: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Organs affected by Blood pressure symptoms:

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Detailed list of causes of Blood pressure symptoms

The list below shows some of the causes of Blood pressure symptoms mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Blood pressure symptoms?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Blood pressure symptoms. Of the 716 causes of Blood pressure symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 7 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 8 causes are "common" diseases
  • 7 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 6 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 31 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 679 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Blood pressure symptoms:

The following list of conditions have 'Blood pressure symptoms' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Blood pressure symptoms:

The following list of medical conditions have Blood pressure symptoms or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Blood pressure symptoms Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Blood pressure symptoms based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Blood pressure symptoms?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Blood pressure symptoms, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Blood pressure symptoms:

    Subtypes of Blood pressure symptoms:

    High blood pressure (398 causes), Blood pressure changes (70 causes), Wide pulse pressure (27 causes), Low blood pressure (575 causes), Excessively reduced blood pressure (7 causes), Severe drop in blood pressure (18 causes), Very low blood pressure (10 causes), Widened pulse pressure (5 causes), Orthostatic hypotension (55 causes), Postural hypotension (33 causes), Enhanced postural hypotensive reaction (9 causes), Mild hypotension (7 causes), Pulmonary hypertension (86 causes), Abnormal pulse (24 causes), Absence of femoral pulse on one side (5 causes), Absence of pedal pulse on both sides (7 causes), Absence of pedal pulse on one side (11 causes), Absence of pulse on one side (8 causes), Absent femoral pulse (8 causes), Absent pedal pulse (11 causes), Absent pulse (15 causes), Accentuated fall in systolic pressure (54 causes), Arterial hypertension (34 causes), Asymmetrical brachial pulses (6 causes), Bounding pulse (27 causes), Eclampsia (8 causes), Chronic orthostatic hypotension (15 causes), Decreased cerebral perfusion (29 causes), Diffuse apical impulse (2 causes), Diminished Korotkoff sounds (2 causes), Diminished peripheral pulses (28 causes), Diminished pulse (19 causes), Dramatic fall in blood pressure (70 causes), Elevated blood pressure (31 causes), Elevated blood pressure in pregnancy (17 causes), Essential hypertension (18 causes), Exercise hypertension (3 causes), Fainting episodes similar as in pulmonary hypertension (42 causes), Fluctuating blood pressure (5 causes), High blood pressure in pregnancy (4 causes), Hypertension in children (60 causes), Hypertension in children from 11 through adolescence (20 causes), Hypertension in children one to ten years (20 causes), Hypertension in children under one year (7 causes), Inadequate intravascular pressure (54 causes), Inadequate oxygenation of systemic arterial blood (9 causes), Increased systolic blood pressure (29 causes), Increased Systolic pressure (13 causes), Intermittent labile hypertension (3 causes), Labile hypertension (4 causes), Low blood pressure in pregnancy (17 causes), Altered vital signs (52 causes), Altered vital signs due to dehydration (15 causes), Altered vital signs due to encephalopathy (9 causes), Altered vital signs due to road traffic accident (6 causes), Altered vital signs in case of diabetic ketoacidosis (8 causes), Altered vital signs in meningitis (9 causes), Altered vital signs in pulmonary embolism (8 causes), Lower blood pressure in legs than arms (3 causes), Lower blood pressure in the legs than in the arms (11 causes), Malignant hypertension (5 causes), Narrowed pulse pressure (11 causes), Neonatal hypertension (6 causes), Orthostatic hypotension due to pheochromocytoma (1 cause), Orthostatic hypotension in pregnancy (7 causes), Palpate peripheral pulses, Paradoxical pulse (13 causes), Pedal pulses, Popliteal pulses, Portal hypertension similar to cirrhosis of liver (14 causes), Pulse changes (29 causes), Pulse irregularity (34 causes), Pulse irregularity in pregnancy (12 causes), Pulse rhythm abnormality (1 cause), Pulsus alternans (7 causes), Pulsus bisferiens (3 causes), Pulsus paradoxus (7 causes), Reduced intravascular pressure (54 causes), Shortness of breath similar as in pulmonary hypertension (22 causes), Swollen ankles similar as in pulmonary hypertension (15 causes), Systemic hypotension (47 causes), Thready pulse (17 causes), Unequal pulses (16 causes), Unequal radial pulses (6 causes), Weak peripheral pulse (12 causes), Weak pulse (51 causes), Weak rapid pulse (11 causes), Elevated Diastolic pressure (1 cause), Hypertension-like symptoms (11 causes), Sudden onset of paroxysmal hypertension (9 causes), Sudden onset of raised blood pressure (8 causes), Sudden onset of orthostatic hypotension (9 causes), Chronic hypertension-like symptoms (11 causes), Intermittent hypertension-like symptoms (5 causes), Mild hypertension-like symptoms (7 causes), Hypertension-like symptoms in pregnancy (17 causes), Recurring hypertension-like symptoms (7 causes), Severe hypertension-like symptoms (11 causes), Acute hypertension-like symptoms (8 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Blood pressure symptoms:

    Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes)

    Symptoms related to Blood pressure symptoms:

    High blood pressure (398 causes), Low blood pressure (575 causes), Blood pressure symptoms (716 causes), Hypertension (398 causes), Hypotension (575 causes), Headache (2433 causes), Orthostatic hypertension, Giddiness (12 causes)

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