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  3. Hypertension | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Hypertension, The prevalence significantly increased with age in both sexes: About 33% of men and 25% of women aged 45-54 years have hypertension. About 66% of men and 78% o...

  4. Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension | Condition Leaflet

    Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension, In idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) there is raised pressure within the skull (raised intracranial pressure), which puts pressure on ...

  5. Portal Hypertension | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Portal Hypertension, Hepatic hydrothorax. [ 17 ] Pulmonary complications: [ 17 ] Portopulmonary hypertension (pulmonary arterial hypertension complicating po...

  6. Hypertension in Pregnancy | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Hypertension in Pregnancy, Intrauterine death. Hypertension in pregnancy includes: Gestational hypertension - pregnancy-induced hypertension which develops after...

  7. Hypertension in Childhood | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Hypertension in Childhood, Children with symptomatic hypertension, secondary hypertension, target organ damage, diabetes or persistent hypertension despite non-phar...

  8. Diabetes with Hypertension | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Diabetes with Hypertension, Most of this excess risk is associated with high prevalence of well-established risk factors such as hypertension, dyslipidaemia and obesity in these pati...

  9. Pulmonary Hypertension | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is an increase in mean pulmonary arterial pressure (PAP), which can be caused by or associated with a wide variety of conditions...

  10. Hypertension treatment | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Hypertension treatment, See separate Hypertension and Hypertension in Pregnancy  articles. This article is based primarily on current guidelines in the UK from the...

  11. High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) | Condition Leaflet

    High Blood Pressure (Hypertension), High blood pressure (hypertension) happens when the force on the walls of blood vessels from the blood within them is more than normal. , angina ...

  12. High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) - Symptoms | Condition Leaflet

    High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) - Symptoms, High blood pressure (hypertension) is a risk factor for developing serious health problems sometime in the future. If you have high blo...

  13. High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) - Tests | Condition Leaflet

    High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) - Tests, High blood pressure (hypertension) is a blood pressure that is 140/90 mm Hg or above each time it is taken at the GP surgery (or home or a...

  14. High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) - Causes | Condition Leaflet

    High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) - Causes, The cause of high blood pressure (hypertension) is not known in most cases This is called essential hypertension. The pressur...

  15. High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) - Diagnosis | Condition Leaflet

    High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) - Diagnosis, A one-off blood pressure reading that is high does not mean that you have high blood pressure (hypertension). Your blood pressure vari...

  16. High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) - Lifestyle | Condition Leaflet

    High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) - Lifestyle, However, smoking greatly adds to your health risk if you already have high blood pressure (hypertension). You should make every effort...

  17. High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) - Medication | Condition Leaflet

    High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) - Medication, When is medication treatment started for high blood pressure (hypertension)? Medication to lower blood pressure is usually advised...

  18. Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension, Assessments are the same for glaucoma patients and those with - or suspected to have - ocular hypertension (see 'Ocular hypertension...

  19. Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension, Synonyms: pseudotumour cerebri, benign intracranial hypertension Raised intracranial pressure in the absence of a mass lesion or of hyd...

  20. Alpha-blockers | Condition Leaflet

    Alpha-blockers are medicines that are mainly used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension)  and problems with passing urine in men who have enlargement of the prostate gland. , prosta...

  21. Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Studies have shown that increased blood pressure readings on ABPM are more strongly correlated to end-organ damage than one-off measurements - eg, left ventricular hypertrophy. [ 3 ] To detect whi...

  22. Pregnancy and High Blood Pressure | Condition Leaflet

    This is called gestational high blood pressure (or hypertension) or pregnancy-induced high blood pressure (or hypertension). Gestational high blood pressure is high blood pressure...