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Can you tell me about orthostatic or postural hypotension?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Orthostatic hypotens

The significance has to do with the problems caused by dropping blood pressure with position change.
This can be very problematic for people. See the following wiki for more details: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/orthostatic_hypotension.

In brief: Orthostatic hypotens

The significance has to do with the problems caused by dropping blood pressure with position change.
This can be very problematic for people. See the following wiki for more details: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/orthostatic_hypotension.
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