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Arterial hypertension: Introduction

Arterial hypertension: medical condition in which the blood pressure is chronically elevated. See detailed information below for a list of 34 causes of Arterial hypertension, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Arterial hypertension:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Arterial hypertension. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Common Causes of Arterial hypertension

Home Diagnostic Testing and Arterial hypertension

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Arterial hypertension: Symptom Checker

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Arterial hypertension Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Arterial hypertension may include:

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Arterial hypertension: Animations

Arterial hypertension: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Arterial hypertension may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Arterial hypertension

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Arterial hypertension: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Arterial hypertension

Metabolic syndrome often undiagnosed: Metabolic syndrome, also known as Syndrome X, is an often overlooked medical condition that causes a cluster of chronic symptoms. There are often four symptoms and conditions combined: obesity, more »

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder. Some of the conditions which may be more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack, whereas there are various less more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used 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 more »

Obesity-related conditions undiagnosed in children: A variety of conditions are associated with obesity (see obesity), but these tend to be undiagnosed more often in child patients than in adults. Some of the overlooked more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but more »

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Arterial hypertension: Related Rare Diseases

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Arterial hypertension: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Arterial hypertension

The list below shows some of the causes of Arterial hypertension mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Arterial hypertension?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Arterial hypertension. Of the 34 causes of Arterial hypertension that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 4 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 33 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Arterial hypertension:

The following list of conditions have 'Arterial hypertension' 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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Causes of Arterial hypertension Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Arterial hypertension based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Arterial hypertension:

    Medical Conditions associated with Arterial hypertension:

    High blood pressure (398 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Blood pressure symptoms (716 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes)

    Symptoms related to Arterial hypertension:

    Salt intake, Renin angiotensin system, Blood pressure, Antihypertensive drugs

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