High blood pressure damage
3.1 - Acute
crisis of blood pressure
3.2 - Sudden rise of
3.3 - How to treat the
sudden rise of blood pressure?
- Arterial complications and cerebral arterial damage
3.5 - High blood pressure also induces cardiac
3.6 - Another target
of a high blood pressure: the renal complication
3.5 - High
blood pressure also induces cardiac complications
Arteries become stiffer with high blood pressure and the heart is obliged to
work more to evacuate blood. Thus, the heart becomes thicker, a hypertrophy
appears which causes all kinds of cardiac complications.
The studies have showed that
patients with high blood pressure who have a cardiac hypertrophy present
more risk of a stroke and of cardiovascular problems.
last reviewed on : 18 dec 2011