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How serious is white coat hypertension? Enough to cause a stroke if already hypertensive?

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Dr. Gamal Boutros
Neurology
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In brief: Hypertension

Hypertension need treatment, because it is serious--can cause stroke, kidney damage, overload the heart regardless pre-existing and white coat or any color coat.

In brief: Hypertension

Hypertension need treatment, because it is serious--can cause stroke, kidney damage, overload the heart regardless pre-existing and white coat or any color coat.
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