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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Marged
43 years experience Family Medicine
Not "cause": In reality we do not KNOW the true cause of high blood pressure. We do know many things that will drive it up in a predisposed individual. Considering ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
BP GOALS: BP GOALS. In the US A LARGE trial in certain older patients and those who were treated to <120 did better than those treated to 140.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
What about it: Not sure what this question is about.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Afshine Emrani
27 years experience Cardiology
Over: 130 on top and 85 on the bottom.
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
20 years experience Cardiology
Need more info: Ideal blood pressure is less than 120/80. Stage 1 hypertension starts at 140/90.
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes? =140+/90+: If systolic (top #) is repeatedly 140 or higher and/or diastolic (bottom #) 90 or higher, then have hypertension (HTN) or high blood pressure. Need to ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Grenzer
54 years experience Cardiology
See below: The pressure inside the arteries is too high. The systolic pressure is that when the heart contracts and the diastolic is the pressure when the heart ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Pearson-Martinez
19 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
Genetics & lifestyle: Essential hypertension is caused by hardening or loss of elasticity of the arteries. It is genetic and runs in families, but lifestyle also plays an i ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Nicora
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Essentially unknown: There are some secondary causes of hypertension but for the most part we do not know what causes hypertension.
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A 83-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nassir Azimi
22 years experience Interventional Cardiology
Stiffening of : The walls of the arteries. Hardening of the arteries, high levels of hormones such as aldosterone or adrenaline, blockages of the kidney arteries lea ... Read More
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