hypotension

Definitions of hypotension
  1. noun
    abnormally low blood pressure
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    Antonyms:
    high blood pressure, hypertension
    a common disorder in which blood pressure remains abnormally high (a reading of 140/90 mm Hg or greater)
    types:
    orthostatic hypotension, postural hypotension
    low blood pressure occurring in some people when they stand up
    type of:
    cardiovascular disease
    a disease of the heart or blood vessels
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