- by Dr SUNIL DWIVEDI
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- Jun 19 2017
Complications of Hypertension, or high blood pressure
High blood pressure which is not managed or is uncontrolled can lead to:
- Heart attack or stroke
- Aneurysm (blood vessels weaken and bulge, forming an aneurysm)
- Heart failure (inability of the heart to pump blood against the higher pressure in your vessels)
- Weakened and narrowed blood vessels in your kidneys
- Thickened, narrowed or torn blood vessels in the eyes leading to vision loss
- Metabolic syndrome (a cluster of disorders of your body's metabolism — including increased waist circumference, high triglycerides, low high-density lipoprotein (HDL), or "good," cholesterol, high blood pressure, and high insulin levels)
- Trouble with memory or understanding.
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