Pressure Overview

Pressure is a general symptom description that can mean a number of different symptoms. In particular, in may refer to either a physical symptom or to a mental symptom of emotional pressure. Physical pressure may include symptoms such as chest tightness (chest pressure), difficulty breathing, muscle spasms, abdominal discomfort, and other similar symptoms. Pressure may also refer to “blood pressure” (hypertension, hypotension), “intracranial pressure” (ICP), “intraocular pressure” (eye pressure) or “lymphatic pressure”. Mental pressure may include such symptoms as anxiety, stress (emotional stress), tiredness, fatigue, and other emotional symptoms.

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