secondary hypertension

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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)
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Pharmacologic management is indicated for pediatric patients with stage 1 or stage 2 hypertension, secondary hypertension, and those with evidence of target-organ damage.
Patients with CKD can have essential (primary) hypertension, secondary hypertension, or both.
Indications for antihypertensive drug therapy in children include symptomatic hypertension, secondary hypertension, hypertensive target-organ damage, diabetes (types 1 and 2), and inadequate response to lifestyle modifications.

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