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high blood pressure:

see hypertensionhypertension
or high blood pressure,
elevated blood pressure resulting from an increase in the amount of blood pumped by the heart or from increased resistance to the flow of blood through the small arterial blood vessels (arterioles).
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LED ECOMax HPB is an exceptional product created by Opple to contribute to the global cause of energy saving, and to provide the best lighting experience.
49) a share offer for state-controlled Hrvatska Postanska Banka dd (ZSE:HPBRA), or HPB, from Austria's Erste Group Bank AG (VIE:EBS) as too low, finance minister Slavko Linic said today, as quoted by Reuters.
The HPB has its own army units that can be instantly dispatched to hospitals to set up showers for victims of chemical attacks.
Hay pocos estudios que describan el perfil neuropsicologico especificamente en el grupo de los HPB, pues la gran mayoria de estudios incluyen a todos los familiares en primer grado de cosanguinidad.
Value of Inventory is the volume of rice that is reserved for storage at the end of the current year x HPB.
HPB agents have been used in CE assessment of the biliary tree, including visualization of post cholecystectomy biliary leaks, (20) documenting patency of biliary-enteric anastamoses, (21) and determining the proximity of lesions to the intrahepatic biliary ducts.
El objetivo de este estudio fue informar la sensibilidad y especificidad de la AAF y la correlacion con la biopsia mediante el coeficiente de Cohen Kappa en el diagnostico de la HPB y la PC en perros.
Quiza entre los compuestos de la dieta mas estudiados en relacion con la HPB estan los licopenos, carotenos que se encuentran en altas concentraciones en todas las variedades de tomates, a los que se les ha atribuido un efecto benefico en cuanto a la incidencia y el pronostico de la HPB y el carcinoma prostatico.
Naturally, those attracted to the investments tend to be older because of the need for available funds, but the fact that 46% of bondholders have increased their investment in HPB suggests some satisfaction, as did my discussions with the people having a great time on holiday.
HPB invests in holiday properties and securities and is the largest co-ownership product of its kind in Britain with more than 37,000 investor families, a portfolio of more than 1,200 properties in 29 locations across Europe and the UK and a net asset value of more than pounds 250 million.
Numerous studies have focussed on either gender differences in HPB or, more specifically, the factors that help to explain the reluctance of males to engage in HPB (Corney, 1990; Courtenay, 2000b; Mansfield, Addis, & Courtenay, 2005; Von Bothmer & Fridlund, 2005).
The HPB complex sits atop sun baked cliffs in the south of the island and every apartment and villa looks out to sea.