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white-coat hyper·ten·sion

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  1. white-coat hypertensionnoun

    temporary rise in blood pressure in the doctor's office


  1. white-coat hypertension

    White-coat hypertension, also known as white-coat syndrome, is a condition in which a person experiences higher than normal blood pressure readings at a doctor's office or in a medical environment due to anxiety or stress, while their blood pressure readings taken outside of these settings are normal. This condition is named after the white coats traditionally worn by medical professionals.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of white-coat hypertension in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of white-coat hypertension in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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    If you were older -- you were at least 55 years of age -- or you had a history of cardiovascular disease or you had chronic kidney disease or diabetes, white coat hypertension was associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular events and mortality.

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  • سفید کوٹ ہائی بلڈ پریشرUrdu

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