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The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) is downloaded weekly from The file downloaded is considered the "last stable build" available for the ontology. For more about the HPO, view their website at

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Accession:HP:0000822 term browser browse the term
Definition:The presence of chronic increased pressure in the systemic arterial system.
Comment:Hypertension is sustained elevation of resting systolic BP (140 mm Hg or higher), diastolic BP (90 mm Hg or higher), or both.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Arterial hypertension;   Systemic hypertension
 narrow_synonym: treatment-resistant hypertension
 related_synonym: High blood pressure
 alt_id: HP:0004949;   HP:0005126
 xref: EFO:0000537;   EFO:1002006;   MESH:D006973;   SNOMEDCT_US:24184005;   SNOMEDCT_US:38341003;   UMLS:C0020538;   UMLS:C0497247

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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the cardiovascular system 0
        Abnormal cardiovascular system physiology 0
          Abnormal systemic blood pressure 0
            Increased blood pressure 0
              Hypertension 0
                Episodic hypertension 0
                Hypertension associated with pheochromocytoma + 0
                Hypertension resistant to conventional therapy 0
                Hypertensive crisis 0
                Renovascular hypertension 0
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