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hy·po·ten·sion

 (hī′pə-tĕn′shən)
n.
1. Abnormally low arterial blood pressure.
2. Reduced pressure or tension of a body fluid, as of the intraocular or cerebrospinal fluids.
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hypotension

(ˌhaɪpəʊˈtɛnʃən)
n
(Pathology) pathol abnormally low blood pressure
hypotensive adj
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hy•po•ten•sion

(ˌhaɪ pəˈtɛn ʃən)

n.
1. decreased blood pressure.
2. a disease or condition characterized by this symptom.
[1890–95]
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hypotension

Low blood pressure, often causing faintness when someone stands suddenly.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hypotension - abnormally low blood pressure
cardiovascular disease - a disease of the heart or blood vessels
orthostatic hypotension, postural hypotension - low blood pressure occurring in some people when they stand up
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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Translations
hypotenze

hy·po·ten·sion

n. hipotensión, presión arterial baja.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

hypotension

n hipotensión f orthostatic — hipotensión ortostática
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We should know if recurrent syncopes at that time could be attributed to supra-ventricular or ventricular arrhythmias, conduction block, arterial hypotension, heart failure, or involvement of the autonomic nervous system.
established that there was no significant statistical difference between the type or dosage of the local anesthetic (bupivacaine and levopubivacaine) and arterial hypotension during spinal anesthesia in elderly patients [14].
Approximately 15 minutes after arriving at the hospital, the patient's condition worsened clinically with intense dizziness, profuse sweating, and arterial hypotension. Thereafter, the patient presented another episode of hematemesis together with hematochezia.
[1,2] Consciousness allows the patients to enjoy the early immediate contact with the newborn child (bonding), the procedure may be associated with various important problems, [3] like arterial hypotension, headache, insufficient anaesthesia and psychological distress.
Different side effects including nausea, vomiting, or arterial hypotension eventually resulting in dizziness or even syncope have only been studied as secondary endpoints of randomized controlled trials [6, 7].
Thirty-six hours after the current admission during which rituximab was added to the ongoing treatment she was transferred to the ICU due to the deterioration of the consciousness, arterial hypotension, and fever.
First, >50% occlusion of the pulmonary vascular tree causes right ventricular failure and impaired left ventricular filling, leading to a reduction in cardiac output, arterial hypotension, reduced cerebral blood flow, and ultimately seizures.
"Our experience, however, suggests that treatment with atipamezole might be inefficient for increasing the heart rate and that it may also result in considerable arterial hypotension (low blood pressure)."