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Hypotension

Hypotension

(Science: cardiology, physiology) Abnormally low blood pressure, seen in shock but not necessarily indicative of it.


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Hyper and hypo tension?

Hypotension also causes for less filtration in the glomerulus capillaries in the kidneys, since there is a lower pressure for blood to be pumped through at.

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by Gilby101
Sun Apr 29, 2012 1:23 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hyper and hypo tension?
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Hyper and hypo tension?

What causes Hypertension and hypotension? What are their effects on the body?

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by anamikariya
Sun Apr 29, 2012 11:03 am
 
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Re: Marey's Law

... autonomic changes - Great changes in pressure can totally shut down the sympathetic nervous system, and the opposite is true in cases of severe hypotension

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by guyface
Sat Jul 19, 2008 8:11 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Marey's Law
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The Fiber Disease

... pressure) [277.1-41] __ Hypoesthesia (sp) (dulled sensitivity to touch) [277.1-42] __ Hyponatraemia (sp) (decrease sodium in blood) [277.1-43] __ Hypotension, postural decrease in blood pressure upon assuming an erect posture) [277.1-44] __ Ileus (obstruction of the intestines) [277.1-45] __ Insomnia ...

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by London
Thu Jan 18, 2007 2:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... from the nose and mouth, generalized muscular fasciculations, twitching or seizure activity, loss of consciousness, and apnea. Cyanosis, hypotension, and bradycardia may be present just before death. Exposure to a small droplet of liquid on the skin may produce few physical findings. ...

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by London
Sun Apr 16, 2006 3:45 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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