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In systemic cause DOV were due to malignant hypertension, diabetes, ICSOL (Due to ICT Lead to papilledema.
Desperate disease, desperate measures: Tackling malignant hypertension in the 1950s.
Malignant hypertension is rare and occurs when the systolic blood pressure is over 200mmHg or the diastolic blood pressure is greater than 140mmHg, As essential hypertension is an asymptomatic condition, many patients remain undiagnosed to this silent killer.
A 54-year-old male is admitted with a 2-day history of frontal headache, blurred vision, nausea/vomiting, malignant hypertension, witnessed grand mal seizure activity, microangiopathic hemolytic anemia, and acute renal failure.
The patients included in this study had no other identified causes of renal disease, and were excluded if they had diabetes mellitus, malignant hypertension, secondary hypertension, or congestive heart failure.
18] Malignant hypertension on fundoscopy was defined as grade 3-4 hypertensive retinopathy.
A retrospective study of malignant hypertension in a district hospital Birmingham, 200 patients with malignant and accelerated hypertension were investigated, 95 (47.
Hypertension is common but, with early detection and treatment, it is rare to see malignant hypertension.
Malignant hypertension occurs when there is a rapid and severe elevation of blood pressure with a systolic component greater than 200 mmHg.
A 54-year-old male is admitted with a 2-day history of frontal headache, blurred vision, nausea/vomiting, malignant hypertension, witnessed grand real seizure activity, microangiopathic hemolytic anemia, and acute renal failure.

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