orthostatic hypotension

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Related to Hypotension, orthostatic: Orthostatic intolerance, orthostatic hypertension
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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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The roles of orthostatic hypotension, orthostatic tachycardia, and subnormal erythrocyte volume in the pathogenesis of the chronic fatigue syndrome.
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