Describe hypertension as well as associated alterations. Explain the pathophysiology of the alterations, including changes that occur in cardiovascular system and central nervous system •Explain how genetics, gender, ethnicity, age, and behavior might impact the pathophysiology of the alterations you identified, as well as diagnosis and treatment of your selected disorder. .
Pathophysiology of Hypertension Name Institutional Affiliation Pathophysiology of Hypertension Hypertension is a condition caused by an elevation of blood pressure to an above normal level. It is said to be one of the major causes of morbidity and deaths in the US as a result of its association with cerebral vascular disease, renal disease, and coronary heart disease. The disorder target organ determines the severity of the condition. The main organs that are normally involved and produce severe consequences are the brain, heart, and kidney. As such, the article will provide a detailed pathophysiology of hypertension, factors that impact the disease pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment. Hypertension disorder can be classified as either essential also c...