Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
High blood pressure is often associated with few or no symptoms. Many people have it for years without knowing it.
A stroke is a medical emergency that requires immediate medical care. Learn about the signs of a stroke and what to do.
A transient ischemic attack (TIA) occurs when there's a sudden lack of blood flow to your brain. Learn about TIA symptoms, treatment, and prevention.
Subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) refers to bleeding within the subarachnoid space, which is the area between your brain and the tissues that cover it.
Preeclampsia is when you have high blood pressure and protein in your urine during pregnancy. It can be dangerous for both you and your baby. Learn about its symptoms…
High blood pressure can damage the retina's blood vessels and limit the retina's function. It can also put pressure on the optic nerve.
Eclampsia is a rare but serious condition that causes seizures during pregnancy. You can develop eclampsia even if you don't have a history of seizures.
Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) is when blood suddenly bursts into brain tissue, causing damage to the brain. Symptoms usually appear suddenly during ICH.
Malignant hypertension is a rare and severe condition in which blood pressure is dangerously high. Learn more about symptoms and treatments.
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