What are causes of hypertension (high blood pressure) other than hormonal, neurogenic, or drug/toxins?

Updated: Feb 22, 2019
  • Author: Matthew R Alexander, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Eric H Yang, MD  more...
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Other causes include the following:

  • Hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism

  • Hypercalcemia

  • Hyperparathyroidism

  • Acromegaly

  • Obstructive sleep apnea

  • Pregnancy-induced hypertension


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