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What is Resistant hypertension?

What is Resistant hypertension?

  • Resistant hypertension: Resistant hypertension is a form of high blood pressure that doesn't respond to treatment. Blood pressure remains high even when a combination of three drugs is used. It can be caused by such things a secondary hypertension, fluid retention or if the patient doesn't stick to the treatment plan.

Resistant hypertension: Introduction

Types of Resistant hypertension:

Broader types of Resistant hypertension:

How serious is Resistant hypertension?

Prognosis of Resistant hypertension: If the underlying cause can by identified and managed, usually the blood pressure can be successfully brought under control.
Complications of Resistant hypertension: see complications of Resistant hypertension

What causes Resistant hypertension?

Causes of Resistant hypertension: see causes of Resistant hypertension

What are the symptoms of Resistant hypertension?

Symptoms of Resistant hypertension: see symptoms of Resistant hypertension

Complications of Resistant hypertension: see complications of Resistant hypertension

Resistant hypertension: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Resistant hypertension.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Resistant hypertension.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Resistant hypertension: Internist, Cardiologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Resistant hypertension.
Treatments for Resistant hypertension: see treatments for Resistant hypertension
Research for Resistant hypertension: see research for Resistant hypertension

Name of Resistant hypertension

Main name of condition: Resistant hypertension


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