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Does hypotension cause a heart attack or stroke?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Hypotension

If the blood pressure drops low in a coronary artery disease patient or cerebral vascular disease patient it could cause a heart attack or stroke.

In brief: Hypotension

If the blood pressure drops low in a coronary artery disease patient or cerebral vascular disease patient it could cause a heart attack or stroke.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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In brief: Yes

Has to be real low and somewhat prolonged to be shocky enough to damage heart( which extracts oxygen very well, or brain which auto regulates blood flow very well.
).

In brief: Yes

Has to be real low and somewhat prolonged to be shocky enough to damage heart( which extracts oxygen very well, or brain which auto regulates blood flow very well.
).
Dr. Creighton Wright
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