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Blood clot cause high blood pressure

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Haynes
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology 38 years experience
Need Workup: Hypertension is often genetic and it is not unusual to develop it under the age of 30. But there are other factors that should be considered. Some kid... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Zunamon
Cardiology 39 years experience
It depends: The high blood pressure and tachycardia(rapid heart rate)are common after surgery due to stress and not necessarily indicators or causes of a blood cl... Read More
A 83-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
The Watchman device has been quite successful in getting most of the treated patients off actual anticoagulants after 45 days & use only aspirin t... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
No: It's on for too short a time. A too-small BP cuff is a problem only because it makes the measured BP appear elevated which is artifactual.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Unlikely: What you described is not likely to cause a blood clot.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Fietsam
Surgery - Thoracic 36 years experience
Indirectly.: A decreased blood pressure, if it is associated with a decreased flow, may increase the risk of blood clotting. High blood pressure is frequently ass... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Landers
Cardiology - Cardiac Electrophysiology 32 years experience
Arm blood clots: Unlikely that a BP cuff is the cause of blood clots in the arm unless left inflated for an extended period - hours. Sounds as if you were in the hospi... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
Neurology 35 years experience
No no no no no: That's like asking, "In order to ruin a casserole, don't you have to undercook the potatoes?" There are all kinds of ways to ruin a casserole, & s... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Kang
Vascular Surgery 17 years experience
Depends: It depends on what your blood pressure is normally, if you've started any new medications lately, if you're using a new machine, or a number of other ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derek Farley
Urgent Care 25 years experience
Yes: Yes, if your doctor prescribed it for you. He/she already factored in all of your problems and medications you are currently on with any new medicati... Read More