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59284542 PathoPhysiology of Hypertension Diagram

59284542 PathoPhysiology of Hypertension Diagram

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Published by: Abel Quisquis on Jul 04, 2012
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Predisposing Factors:
Genetics, Age, Gender,Race
Precipitating Factors:
Stress, Obesity, Nutrients,Substance abuse, DM,Kidne DisorderChronicInflammationOver-activity of SNSRAAS Dysfunction
Heart Rate
Vascular Resistance
Sodium andWater Retention
Angiotensin
Insulin resistance
GlucoseVascular changes
Atherosclerosis
Blood Volume
↑production of catecholamine
 
(Epinephrine & Norepinephrine)
 Hypertension 
Renin
↑Peripheral
Vascular Resistance
Tissue IschemiaEnd Organ Dysfunction
 
 
↑Peripheral Vascular
Resistance
Sodium andWater Retention
Angiotensin II
Hypertrophy of myocardium associatedto hypertension
Vascularremodelling
Weak blood vessels
EndothelialdysfunctionPlateletaggregation
endomethelin
(vasoconstrictor)
nitric oxcide
(vasodilator)
Atherosclerosis
 
 Smooth muscle
contraction
Tissue IschemiaAnaerobic metabolismLactic Acid fomation
Pain

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