Hypocapnic Cerebral Hypoperfusion: A New Kind of Orthostatic Intolerance

Have trouble standing but don't test positive for POT / orthostatic hypotension? You might have HCH

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    Dr. Peter Novak MD, PhD, of Brigham and Women's Hospital at Harvard University uncovers a new kind of orthostatic intolerance which is not characterized by high heart rates (POTS) or low blood pressure (neurally mediated hypotension (NMH) but by low carbon dioxide levels and low blood flows to the brain.

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