Medical Definition of Hypertension, gestational

Hypertension, gestational: High blood pressure that develops during pregnancy and may subside after delivery. Women who have experienced gestational hypertension are more likely to develop hypertension and suffer a stroke later in life.

CONTINUE SCROLLING OR CLICK HERE FOR RELATED SLIDESHOW

SLIDESHOW

How to Lower Blood Pressure: Exercise Tips See Slideshow

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors

Reviewed on 12/11/2018