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Can chest pain be a symptom of hypertension?
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Untreated or uncontrolled hypertension can cause headaches, chest pain, vision problems, etc.

In brief: Yes
Untreated or uncontrolled hypertension can cause headaches, chest pain, vision problems, etc.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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Dr. Louis Grenzer
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Yes
Chest pain is not usually related to the hypertension itself unless the blood pressure is very high.
But complications of the hypertension, such as a dissecting aneurysm (tearing of the aorta) or a heart attack could produce chest pain.

In brief: Yes
Chest pain is not usually related to the hypertension itself unless the blood pressure is very high.
But complications of the hypertension, such as a dissecting aneurysm (tearing of the aorta) or a heart attack could produce chest pain.
Dr. Louis Grenzer
Dr. Louis Grenzer
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