Hypertension is mostly prevalent among old people, is it possible for a child to have hypertension?
HF-Expert-5 answered on December 24, 2015
a) Yes, children can also have hypertension.
b) The hypertension in young children is usually due to kidney problems. Urinary tract problems can also cause it in a male child. However for children who are in their late teens, a few of them may have hypertension with no known cause.