essential hypertension


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Synonyms for essential hypertension

persistent and pathological high blood pressure for which no specific cause can be found

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LVH, hypertensive and control subjects had no other concomitant diseases, including another form of hypertension in addition to essential hypertension, body mass index greater than 35 kg/[m.
Due to conflicting reports on the role of serum calcium in essential hypertension, the present study is planned to estimate the serum calcium total as well as ionic in patients with essential hypertension and compare it with normal individuals and also to correlate it with other cardiovascular risk factors like BMI and lipid profile.
55) have suggested that the B2R gene is a candidate gene in the formation of essential hypertension (44, 55).
Endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene is positively associated with essential hypertension, Hypertension, 32: 3-8.
Impaired baroreflex sensitivity has been increasingly postulated to be one of the major causative factors of essential hypertension.
According to the company, it has received the final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) Hydralazine Hydrochloride Injection USP for severe essential hypertension when the drug cannot be given orally or when there is an urgent need to lower blood pressure.
In these instances, the condition is called primary or essential hypertension, and is best considered a disease that needs to be treated.
Retrophin founder and CEO Martin Shkreli commented that the purchase transformed his company into a commercial firm with two products approved by the US Food and Drug Administration, namely Chenoda, a chenodeoxycholic acid used for the treatment of gallstones and cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis (CTX), and Vecamyl, for management of moderately severe to severe essential hypertension.
1) Many patients with essential hypertension may present with overt or sub-clinical target organ damage (TOD) involving the heart, kidneys, central nervous system or retina at the time of their initial diagnosis.
BACKGROUND: Essential hypertension is characterized by both increased oxidative stress and sympathetic traffic.
Irbesartan is used to treat the essential hypertension and renal disease in patients with hypertension and type II diabetes mellitus as part of an antihypertensive medicinal product regimen.
Most cases of essential hypertension in children occur in teenagers.
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