Hypertensive Retinopathy symptoms
Hypertensive Retinopathy

Symptoms could include:

  • High blood pressure (hypertension) increases your risk for heart attack, stroke, coronary heart disease, and other serious health problems. Left untreated, high blood pressure can damage blood vessels and vital organs.
  • Blindness is the inability to see anything, including light. It can be partial or complete, and can be caused by a number of different diseases, or be present at birth.
  • When a condition or disorder temporarily or permanently interferes with the normal sense of sight, this is called a visual disturbance.
  • Specks and strings may appear in your field of vision. These are called eye floaters, and are most commonly caused by age-related changes to the eye.
  • Hazy vision, cloudy vision, blurred vision are all problems with seeing clearly. Any change in your normal vision is cause for concern and is a good reason to call a doctor for an examination.
    Date:September 30, 2007
  • Headaches are often easily dealt with through pain relievers and lifestyle changes. However, a doctor should assess any frequent or severe headaches.
  • Headaches usually go away without causing further problems, but certain types of headaches may be warning signs of more serious health problems.
  • A headache is any kind of pain in the head, scalp, or neck. There are many different kinds of headaches, with many different causes.
  • Headaches can be caused by many factors, including genetics and dietary triggers. In women, fluctuating hormone levels are a major contributing factor in chronic headaches and menstrual migraines. Hormone levels change during the menstrual cycle,...
  • Post-concussion syndrome, or post-concussive syndrome (PCS), refers to the lingering symptoms following a concussion or a mild traumatic brain injury. Symptoms vary but include headache, dizziness, and depression.
  • Seven out of 10 people in the U.S. have at least one headache per year, according to the American College of Physicians (ACP). And it is estimated that 45 million Americans suffer from chronic headaches. Headaches are an important cause of days mi...
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