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Case 35: Initial Orthostatic Hypotension 

Case 35: Initial Orthostatic Hypotension
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Case 35: Initial Orthostatic Hypotension
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Peter Novak

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780190889227.003.0040
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date: 23 October 2020

Initial orthostatic hypotension (IOH)is characterized by a rapid decrease in blood pressure in response to standing up quickly, with restoration of blood pressure in less than a minute. IOH is not associated with autonomic failure.

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