What disease causes a woman miscarries due to high blood pressure?

Eclampsia. Severe pregnancy associated high blood pressure is called eclampsia, hypertensive disorder of pregnancy or toxemia of pregnancy. Regular medical care during pregnancy and through the delivery and post-delivery period can help prevent adverse outcomes.

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Could my untreated high blood pressure been causing miscarriages?

Unknown. High blood pressure is definitely associated with adverse outcome in pregnancy, but if you are miscarrying early in pregnancy, that association is not as well proven. There are lots of good reasons to get your BP under control. In the long term, your pregnancy outcome will most likely be better. Read more...

What kinds of heart conditions / diseases are caused due to high blood pressure?

Hypertrophic N then. Chronic hypertension often cause hypertrophy (thickening of heartwalls) and thus stiffness, and eventually become ischemic (not enough blood) and can dilate (enlarge) etc... Too thick/stiff =can't fill well; ischemic=chest pain/heart attack; dilated/weakened=congestive heartfailure. It is a complicated process which can be mitgated by treating high blood pressure. Consult doc. Good luck. Read more...

What causes high blood pressure (100-180), in a 62 years old woman, of weight=127 ibs?

Genetics, arteries. Arteries stiffen with age but genes are a major factor. I know a black belt in tae kwon do who was a vegetarian, avoided salt, worked out all of the time--motivated by not wanting to have to take blood pressure pills--had to take them because his family was loaded with people with hypertension and he had the genes. Read more...