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Elevated blood pressure: Introduction

Elevated blood pressure: systolic pressure more than 130 mm Hg and diastolic more than 90 mm of Hg. See detailed information below for a list of 31 causes of Elevated blood pressure, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Misdiagnosis and Elevated blood pressure

Metabolic syndrome often undiagnosed: Metabolic syndrome, also known as Syndrome X, is an often overlooked medical condition that causes a cluster of 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 is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart attack, or from delaying too long to call 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, more »

Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to be correctly diagnosed. Women with 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, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal. It should be considered for 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 dangerous possibilities. After all, 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 to measure blood pressure can more »

Over-diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension in obese patients: A diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension, particularly pulmonary arterial hypertension, is often a misdiagnosis in obese 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 conditions may include hypertension, more »

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

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Detailed list of causes of Elevated blood pressure

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How Common are these Causes of Elevated blood pressure?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Elevated blood pressure. Of the 31 causes of Elevated blood pressure that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Elevated blood pressure:

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Medical Conditions associated with Elevated blood pressure:

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

Symptoms related to Elevated blood pressure:

Hypertension (398 causes), Systolic blood pressure, Diastolic blood pressure, Atherosclerosis (35 causes), Stroke (192 causes), Salt, Hypercholesterolemia (27 causes)

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