chronic low blood pressure


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Related to chronic low blood pressure: Addison's disease

chronic low blood pressure

a condition in which systolic and diastolic blood pressures are consistently below their normal values (approximately 120 and 70 mm Hg, respectively, in a young adult).

chronic low blood pressure

A condition in which the systolic blood pressure is consistently less than 100 mm Hg. In the absence of associated disease, low blood pressure is often a predictor of longevity and continued health.
See: hypotension; orthostatic hypotension
See also: blood pressure
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