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What is hypertensive heart disease?

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Hypertensive heart disease is a group of disorders that includes heart failure, ischemic heart disease, and left ventricular hypertrophy (excessive thickening of the heart muscle).

SOURCE: University of Maryland Medical Center.

Reviewed by James Beckerman on February 04, 2019

SOURCE: University of Maryland Medical Center.

Reviewed by James Beckerman on February 04, 2019

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