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What usually results from high blood pressure?

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Dr. Louis Grenzer
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Causes complications

High blood pressure is a risk factor for strokes, heart attacks, and kidney failure which is why it needs to be treated even if you feel well.

In brief: Causes complications

High blood pressure is a risk factor for strokes, heart attacks, and kidney failure which is why it needs to be treated even if you feel well.
Dr. Louis Grenzer
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Hypertension aggravates atherosclerosis and the enhances the complications from this pathology.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Blood pressure

Hypertension is when the blood pressure exceeds 140/90 mmhg for a significant part of the day.
If untreated, these people have an increased incidence of atherosclerotic disease, heart attack, stroke and kidney failure.

In brief: Blood pressure

Hypertension is when the blood pressure exceeds 140/90 mmhg for a significant part of the day.
If untreated, these people have an increased incidence of atherosclerotic disease, heart attack, stroke and kidney failure.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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