10 symptoms of high blood pressure

2 Pounding in the neck or ears

Many patients with chronic hypertension can refer a constant pounding in the neck or ears. This symptom usually indicates that blood pressure is higher than usual. This pounding is caused by the increased force that the heart must perform to pump the blood through the arteries, so the patient feels the resistance that the blood vessels offer to the blood flow.

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Aurelysmar Grimán Perozo is a doctor from the Centroccidental University "Lisandro Alvarado", with a diploma degree in occupational medicine, and certified in CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation), and advanced electrocardiography. In addition to her work as a doctor, she also writes as a freelancer in medical research.


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