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What is Hypertension, Essential?

What is Hypertension, Essential?

  • Hypertension, Essential: Essential hypertension is a type of hypertension that has no detectable cause. Patients have an increased blood pressure for no apparent reason. Most cases of hypertension are of this form.

Hypertension, Essential: Introduction

Types of Hypertension, Essential:

Broader types of Hypertension, Essential:

How serious is Hypertension, Essential?

Prognosis of Hypertension, Essential: Sticking to treatment plans and maintaining a healthy blood pressure level significantly reduces the risk of complications. Life-long treatment is usually required and the condition needs to be monitored regularly and if there are any changes, treatment will need to be adjusted accordingly.
Complications of Hypertension, Essential: see complications of Hypertension, Essential

What causes Hypertension, Essential?

Causes of Hypertension, Essential: see causes of Hypertension, Essential

What are the symptoms of Hypertension, Essential?

Symptoms of Hypertension, Essential: see symptoms of Hypertension, Essential

Complications of Hypertension, Essential: see complications of Hypertension, Essential

Hypertension, Essential: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Hypertension, Essential.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Hypertension, Essential.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Hypertension, Essential: see treatments for Hypertension, Essential

Name and Aliases of Hypertension, Essential

Main name of condition: Hypertension, Essential

Other names or spellings for Hypertension, Essential:


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