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hypotension Syllabification: hy·po·ten·sion
Pronunciation: /ˌhīpəˈtenSHən/

Definition of hypotension in English:


Abnormally low blood pressure.
Example sentences
  • Toxic shock syndrome can present with hypotension, erythema, fever and multisystem dysfunction.
  • Another condition seen in pregnant women is hypotension or abnormally low blood pressure.
  • Adverse events include a risk of respiratory arrest, hypotension, and impaired consciousness.

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