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i have malignant high blood pressure and was told a few months ago that i had grade1 diastolic dysfunction. what does that mean?

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Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
Cardiology 22 years experience
Impaired but mild: Relaxation abnormality of heart relaxation diagnosed by echocardiogram & common in hypertension patients.

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