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Important Facts About Signs of Hypertension

Things to Remember About Signs and Symptoms of Hypertension

Hypertension can go unrecognized for years, not causing any recognizable signs or symptoms. But this does not mean that damage is not occurring. In fact, high blood pressure causes damage gradually. Chronic hypertension affects body structures such as the:
 
  • Heart
  • Kidneys
  • Eyes
  • Brain
  • Blood vessels.
     
Types of organ damage commonly seen in people with chronic hypertension include:
 
(Click Effects of High Blood Pressure for more information on these hypertension complications.)
 
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