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If someone has low cardiac output, does that mean they have hypertension?

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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: No

No, in fact a very weak heart can cause low blood pressure , or normal or high blood pressure.

In brief: No

No, in fact a very weak heart can cause low blood pressure , or normal or high blood pressure.
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Dr. John Szawaluk
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: No

Hypertension is not based on cardiac output.

In brief: No

Hypertension is not based on cardiac output.
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