Tension

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Medical Definition of Tension

Tension: 1) The pressure within a vessel, such as blood pressure: the pressure within the blood vessels. For example, elevated blood pressure is referred to as hypertension. 2) Stress, especially stress that is translated into clenched scalp muscles and bottled-up emotions or anxiety. This is the type of tension blamed for tension headaches.


Quick GuideThe 14 Most Common Causes of Fatigue

The 14 Most Common Causes of Fatigue

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Reviewed on 5/13/2016

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