Synonyms and Antonyms for malignant-hypertension

1. malignant hypertension (n.)

severe hypertension that runs a rapid course and damages the inner linings of the blood vessels and the heart and spleen and kidneys and brain

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2. hypertension (n.)

a common disorder in which blood pressure remains abnormally high (a reading of 140/90 mm Hg or greater)

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3. malignant (adj.)

dangerous to health; characterized by progressive and uncontrolled growth (especially of a tumor)

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