HyperDic: hypotension

English > 1 sense of the word hypotension:
NOUNstatehypotensionabnormally low blood pressure
hypotension > pronunciation
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English > hypotension: 1 sense > noun 1, state
Meaningabnormally low blood pressure.
Narrowerorthostatic hypotension, postural hypotensionLow blood pressure occurring in some people when they stand up
Broadercardiovascular diseaseA disease of the heart or blood vessels
Oppositehigh blood pressure, hypertensionA common disorder in which blood pressure remains abnormally high (a reading of 140/90 mm Hg or greater)
Catalanhipotensió arterial, hipotensió

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