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Term:
Orthostatic Hypotension (DOID:9005950)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
Hypotension +     
Irritable Heart 
Orthostatic Hypotension +   
A significant drop in BLOOD PRESSURE after assuming a standing position. Orthostatic hypotension is a finding, and defined as a 20-mm Hg decrease in systolic pressure or a 10-mm Hg decrease in diastolic pressure 3 minutes after the person has risen from supine to standing. Symptoms generally include DIZZINESS, blurred vision, and SYNCOPE.
Post-Exercise Hypotension 
postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome  
Shy-Drager Syndrome  
Vasovagal Syncope +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: postural hypotension
Primary IDs: MESH:D007024
Alternate IDs: RDO:0004625
Xrefs: OMIM:PS223360
Definition Sources: MESH:D007024

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