Hypertension symptoms

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The raised arterial pressure

Many incorrectly consider, that the word "Hypertension symptoms" means excessive intensity, nervousness or a condition of stress. However "hypertension" means a condition at which arterial pressure irrespective of the reason is raised. (however, in this value the word "hypertension" is used more likely in use. In medical terminology increase of arterial pressure can be named a Hypertension symptoms.)

the hypertension has been named by " the silent murderer » because it usually proceeds many years, the vital bodies are not damaged yet. Most often meeting form of an arterial hypertensia is hypertonic illness, or a primary hypertensia. There are also secondary Hypertension symptoms - conditions when increase of pressure is caused by a pathology of body, its adjusting.

In Russia the raised arterial pressure suffer more than 50 million person. Approximately 50 % of these people receive medicinal therapy, and approximately only at 10-15 % from them treatment adequate.

At definition of arterial pressure register two values: top when heart is reduced (systole), bottom - at its relaxation between impacts (диастола). Value of arterial pressure enters the name so: pressure, a virgule, pressure, for example 120/80 mm hg (millimeters of a mercury column). This record is read: « hundred twenty on eighty ».

Raised arterial pressure is considered, if систолическое in rest averages 140 mm hg or more, in rest on the average - 90 mm hg or more or are available increase of both values. At the raised arterial pressure it is usually increased both
At isolated pressure - 140 mm hg or are more than hypertensia, but - 90 mm hg there are less, that is pressure is in a normal range. Isolated the hypertensia is widely widespread at people of advanced age. Almost at each person arterial pressure with the years increases, and систолическое pressure continues to grow at least till 80 years, and диастолическое pressure, raising till 55-60 years, then is stabilized or even starts to decrease.

Malignant Hypertension symptoms - especially heavy form of increase of arterial pressure. If this disease to not treat properly, it usually conducts to death within 3-6 months. This rare enough condition meeting approximately at 1 from everyone 200 person, having the raised arterial pressure. The malignant hypertensia in some times meets at men, than women, and at the people belonging to a low social and economic layer is more often.


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 .

- Speak, that if at the person the raised pressure with the years it will raise, and it can live with it. And in general, while it you do not feel, all is normal...

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.

The doctor tells to readers www.8med.ru about problems with arterial pressure, Hypertension symptoms , discrediting the most widespread myths. As often we abuse the health the Head today stone, temples, as in a vice! Towards evening sways, and all floats before eyes, and heart beats - directly jumps out of a breast! .