orthostatic hypotension

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Related to Postural hypertension: postural hypotension, vertigo
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Noun1.orthostatic hypotension - low blood pressure occurring in some people when they stand up
hypotension - abnormally low blood pressure
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If you suffer from postural hypertension you should see your doctor who will check your blood pressure while you lie down and stand up.
I have a condition called postural hypertension, which causes my body to seize up if I have been pushing myself too hard.
A statement followed saying he was suffering from postural hypertension.