secondary hypertension

(redirected from Hypertension, Secondary)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to Hypertension, Secondary: Secondary pulmonary hypertension
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.secondary hypertension - hypertension that is secondary to another disease
high blood pressure, hypertension - a common disorder in which blood pressure remains abnormally high (a reading of 140/90 mm Hg or greater)
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
In essential/primary/idiopathic hypertension, secondary causes of hypertension such as endocrine or renal are not present.
Pulmonary hypertension, secondary to the vasculopathy is the most important factor per se in prognostication.

Full browser ?