hypotension

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Related to arterial hypotension: Arterial blood pressure, Arterial hypertension

hypotension

Pathol abnormally low blood pressure

hypotension

[¦hī·pō′ten·chən]
(medicine)
Abnormally low blood pressure, commonly considered to be levels below 100 diastolic and 40 systolic.
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10,11,17,21,42] Extreme arterial hypotension and hypertension produce changes in the ICP waveform, particularly P1.
Suitability of mephentermine for the management of arterial hypotension in pregnancy.
In a case of arterial hypotension during one-lung ventilation, haemodynamic support may be required to maintain adequate mean arterial pressure.