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hypertension US English

Abnormally high blood pressure

systolic hypertension US English

Elevation of systolic blood pressure; (also) a form of hypertension in which the systolic blood pressure is elevated but the diastolic blood pressure is normal or only slightly high.

white coat hypertension US English

A syndrome whereby a patient’s feeling of anxiety in a medical environment results in an abnormally high reading when their blood pressure is measured

prehypertension US English

The condition of having blood pressure between 120/80 mmHg and 139/89 mmHg, considered an indication of risk for hypertension