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Can I develop coronary artery disease without hypertension?

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Dr. Louis Grenzer
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Sure

Hypertension is just one of many risk factors for coronary artery disease.

In brief: Sure

Hypertension is just one of many risk factors for coronary artery disease.
Dr. Louis Grenzer
Dr. Louis Grenzer
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Dr. Jon Spiers
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Yes

Hypertension is a risk factor for cad, but you can get coronary artery disease with normal blood pressure.
This does not diminish the importance of managing your blood pressure - don't ignore it.

In brief: Yes

Hypertension is a risk factor for cad, but you can get coronary artery disease with normal blood pressure.
This does not diminish the importance of managing your blood pressure - don't ignore it.
Dr. Jon Spiers
Dr. Jon Spiers
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