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If you have a high bp, does it mean you have a enlarged heart?
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Dr. Nitin Patel
Cardiology - Cardiac Electrophysiology
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In brief: High BP
Untreated and longstanding high BP can cause your heart to "enlarge" - both in thickness of heart muscle and also dilatation of the ventricle and atria.
Keep BP less than 140/90 and you can prevent heart failure.

In brief: High BP
Untreated and longstanding high BP can cause your heart to "enlarge" - both in thickness of heart muscle and also dilatation of the ventricle and atria.
Keep BP less than 140/90 and you can prevent heart failure.
Dr. Nitin Patel
Dr. Nitin Patel
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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Internal Medicine
In brief: It can do that
Long standing hypertension can cause hypertrophy of your heart which means thickening of the muscle and enlargement

In brief: It can do that
Long standing hypertension can cause hypertrophy of your heart which means thickening of the muscle and enlargement
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
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