Orthostatic hypotension

What is Orthostatic hypotension?

A form of low blood pressure that occurs in a standing posture.

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Almost every time I stand up, I seem to black out. My vision goes blurry, and I need to grip onto something so I don t fall. This seems to happen a...

doctor1 MD

Hello and welcome to Healthcaremagic.com.

When a person stands up from sitting or lying down, the body must work to adjust to that change in...

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My wife had a heart valve transplant [a mechanical valve] as the old one did not close properly and that made her
prone to blacking out Now with a...

doctor1 MD

Hi and thanks for the query,

I thin your doctor did well to diagnose position dependent low blood pressure, other wise called orthostatic hypotension...

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having many episodes of severe chest pains, nausea, clammy yet all tests come back normal. i have a pacemaker, utonomic failure and orthostatic...

doctor1 MD

Hi thanks for asking question.
Here at few possibilities in your case.

1.You have put pacemaker.so first for chest pain heart condition has to be...

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