Hypertension symptoms

Information about symptoms of hypertension, prevention and treatment of hypertension.
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Hypertension symptoms - the raised arterial pressure

The world organization of public health services (CART) at the United Nations recommends to consider raised arterial pressure more than 140/90 mm of a mercury column (irrespective of age).

According to last years, АH it is marked at 40 % of the population of Russia (from them - 70 % of persons with moderated raised the HELL which do not get in sight the doctor more often). About presence АH knows 60 % of women (from them 46 % are treated) and 36 % of men (from them 26 % are treated). Without active revealing АH and belief of patients in necessity of treatment the situation will not change. In Russia schools for sick by a hypertensia (on the sample of schools for sick of a diabetes and a bronchial asthma) are created.

Etiopathogenes (why and as there is hypertension symptoms - the raised arterial pressure)

The reasons of hypertonic illness precisely are not established. According to the representations standard in our country, a principal cause is the sharp or long emotional overstrain.

Smoking, the use in food of a plenty of table salt promote development symptoms of hypertension of infringement of function endocrine glands; the trades demanding the big responsibility and enhanced attention, an insufficient dream, traumas of the central nervous system, genetic predisposition.

Symptoms of a hypertension - the raised arterial pressure

Hypertension symptoms. The basic complaint which is shown by patients, is the headache connected with increase of arterial pressure. Usually it is localized in occipital area, appears in the mornings after a dream.

There can be an irritability, a sleeplessness, some decrease in memory, also disturb pains in the field of heart, a short wind at physical activity, decrease in sight.

At hypertonic illness hypertonic crisises - sharp increase of arterial pressure are marked. The provoking moments are stresses, the physical efforts, an insufficient dream, etc. the headache, dizziness, a nausea, vomiting, pains in the field of heart, palpitation, frustration of sight Appear or amplify.

Diagnostics of disease

Statement of the diagnosis of hypertonic illness is a way of denying, that is necessary to exclude all secondary arterial hypertensia (i.e. those increases of arterial pressure which arise because of diseases of kidneys, adrenal glands and other bodies). If at presence of the raised arterial pressure other diseases which can again lead to increase of pressure the diagnosis - hypertonic illness is established are excluded all.


The world day of struggle against a hypertension which is spent since 2005 under the initiative of the World league of struggle against hypertension , in it to year passed under the slogan Salt and high arterial pressure: two silent murderers .

Except for arterial hypertension is at us and such not palatable illness, as a pulmonary hypertension. As the arterial hypertension in view of the mass character has got character of national disaster, it is included in the National program.

The very first classification of a hypertension belongs to German doctor Frantsu Folhardu, which else in 1914 has started to subdivide it on red and pale. Here such then there was a primitive attitude to this artful illness.

Arterial hypertension is artful that at an initial stage almost has no symptoms. The diagnosis is established at steady arterial pressure of 140/90 mm hg. Though doctors consider, that pressure of 130/80 mm hg already should be considered guarding