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Can high blood pressure lead to sexual dysfunction in a woman?

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Dr. Christopher White
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: No

Hypertension is generally asymptomatic (painless), which is why it can be hard to treat; sometimes the medications used to treat high blood pressure can cause side effects that might impact sexual function.

In brief: No

Hypertension is generally asymptomatic (painless), which is why it can be hard to treat; sometimes the medications used to treat high blood pressure can cause side effects that might impact sexual function.
Dr. Christopher White
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Dr. Robert Vogt Lowell
Pediatrics - Cardiology

In brief: Yes

In fact some studies have shown that the numbers are higher in women than in men with high blood pressure.

In brief: Yes

In fact some studies have shown that the numbers are higher in women than in men with high blood pressure.
Dr. Robert Vogt Lowell
Dr. Robert Vogt Lowell
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