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What is the connection between high blood pressure and the heart?
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Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Heart and others
Uncontrolled hypertension is very damaging to all organ systems -- the brain, the heart, the kidney and others.

In brief: Heart and others
Uncontrolled hypertension is very damaging to all organ systems -- the brain, the heart, the kidney and others.
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
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Dr. Howard Rubin
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Hypertension
Hypertension is a risk factor for coronary artery disease.
Hypertension can also cause thickening of the heart muscle and possibly weakening of the heart muscle if untreated.

In brief: Hypertension
Hypertension is a risk factor for coronary artery disease.
Hypertension can also cause thickening of the heart muscle and possibly weakening of the heart muscle if untreated.
Dr. Howard Rubin
Dr. Howard Rubin
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