Definition of hypotension in English:

hypotension

Line breaks: hypo|ten¦sion
Pronunciation: /hʌɪpə(ʊ)ˈtɛnʃ(ə)n
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • Abnormally low blood pressure.
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    • 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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