Possible Causes for Labile Hypertension in USA

  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria
    Hypertension Emotional Lability Labile Hypertension

    Acute intermittent porphyria (AIP) belongs to a group of hereditary diseases known as porphyrias which are characterized by defective heme metabolism, leading to excessive cellular secretion of porphyrins and their precursors. Patients with AIP will experience abdominal pain, neuropathies and constipation without…[1]

  • Acute Hepatic Porphyria
    Hypertension Emotional Lability Labile Hypertension

    Acute hepatic porphyria is a term encompassing four types of porphyria, in which the production of toxic heme precursors occurs in the liver and causes acute attacks of abdominal pain, nausea, neurological and mental changes, as well as hypertension and pain in the head and neck and/or chest. The diagnosis is…[2]

  • Dementia
    Emotional Lability

    Dementia is a loss of cognitive abilities severe enough to interfere with normal activities of daily living. It is most common in elderly individuals, with advancing age being the strongest risk factor. The most common cause of dementia is Alzheimer disease (AD), but there are numerous other known causes. Most types…[3]

  • Malignant Neoplasm
  • Labile Hypertension

    Labile hypertension: characteristics of a referred cohort. […] The clinical spectrum of labile hypertension: a management dilemma. […] So far, advanced age is defined as a significant risk factor for labile hypertension and the term labile hypertension in elderly (LHE) was proposed as a distinct clinical[4]

  • Essential Hypertension
    Hypertension Diastolic Hypertension

    Essential hypertension is a condition characterized by abnormally high levels of blood pressure, induced by an unknown primary cause. Essential hypertension usually causes no significant symptoms until complications in various organs occur. Symptoms vary widely, depending on the degree of blood pressure elevation and…[5]

  • Malignant Hypertension
    Hypertension Diastolic Hypertension

    Malignant hypertension (MH) is a type of hypertension which results in the impairment of one or more systems, especially the central nervous system, the cardiovascular system, and the renal system. It is also commonly known as hypertensive emergency. The presentation of MH underlines a condition of elevated blood…[6]

  • Renoprival Hypertension
    Hypertension Diastolic Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy

    Hypertensive encephalopathy describes neurologic symptoms associated with cerebral edema due to a sudden increase in blood pressure. Hypertensive encephalopathy manifests initially with a slow onset of nausea, vomiting and headaches and non-specific neurologic symptoms such as confusion and restlessness. These…[7]

  • Intracranial Hypertension

    Intracranial hypertension can develop in many conditions. Trauma, central nervous system infection, secondary to systemic illnesses and post-operative events are described, while an idiopathic form exists as well. Symptoms include headache, nausea, vomiting, visual disturbances and altered consciousness that can be…[8]

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  1. Acute Intermittent Porphyria, Symptoma
  2. Acute Hepatic Porphyria, Symptoma
  3. Dementia, Symptoma
  4. Labile Hypertension, Symptoma
  5. Essential Hypertension, Symptoma
  6. Malignant Hypertension, Symptoma
  7. Hypertensive Encephalopathy, Symptoma
  8. Intracranial Hypertension, Symptoma