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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mary Callahan
28 years experience Cardiology
Hypertension: There are several medical causes of hypertension such as renal artery stenosis, hyperthyroidism, but most often the cause is unknown often called esse ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Chung
26 years experience Cardiology
VAT: Visceral adipose tissue (vat).
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Dr. Clarence Lyons
19 years experience Family Medicine
Many things: It could be due to salt in your diet, renal problems, renal artery stenosis, obesity, smoking, pulmonary, problems, cardiac problems, and more.
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Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Many Factors: Hypertension can be secondary due to conditions in cardiovascular system like coarctation of aorta, adrenals or kidneys and renovascular(from renal ar ... Read More
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Dr. Ravinder Rustagi
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Hypertension: Hypertension has no definate etiology but there are several risk factors that can lead a person to become hypertensive.There 2 types of hypertension 1 ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Irving Harper
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Multiple reasons: Though the exact causes of hypertension are usually unknown, here are several factors that have been highly associated with the condition. Smokin ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Leibowitz
27 years experience Internal Medicine
A few things: Biggys are smoking, obesity, and add salt intake to the above - of course there are about 10 people in the country with some sort of disease that cau ... Read More
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Dr. Philip Miller
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NO: however, high salt congtent foods and highly preserved foods can increase BP. Hunger itself is not an issue.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Neuberg
37 years experience Cardiology
Maybe yes: Depending on the severity, anemia is a stress which can cause the body to release adrenaline. If we are sensitive to the adrenaline, that can raise bl ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Malinchak
29 years experience Family Medicine
Hypertension: No.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Third spacing: Third spacing is a cause of hyPOtension not hypertension
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Blood pressure: Complications include stroke, heart attack, kidney failure all these are decreased by having the hypertension controlled.

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