A 34-year-old member asked:
Low blood pressure upon standing and walking around? what is tern for that?
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Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology
Several apply: The most common is orthostatic hypotension, although the phenomenon can be known as vaso-vagal pre-syncope or as neuro-cardiogenic symptoms. When standing upright, blood tends to pool abruptly in the legs decreasing the blood pressure in the brain and producing many uncomfortable sensations.
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