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Dr. Larry Gottlieb
41 years experience Dentistry
See your physician: I am a dentist not a physician but thatis a very high blood pressure that needs to be treated and controlled. See your physician.
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Dr. Howard Fox
42 years experience Podiatry
See MD NOW!!!: I don't think the burning on your toe is related to your very high blood pressure, but your BP is high, and you need to be seen right away. If you sm ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
33 years experience Cardiology
Bp hr: Something is up not sure the stool has what to do with the blood pressure but those numbers are abnormal seek medical attention asap.
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Dr. Barton Cook
31 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
ER: Sounds like a potentially serious issue. I would suggest either the er or see his pediatrician asap.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gloria Fong
40 years experience Family Medicine
Hypertension: With your age that level of hypertension requires evaluation with your doctor. If you have any secondary symptoms - headache, blurry vision then go to ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Marged
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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 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Bp: It is suspicious for an elevated resistance. You should be checked periodically to see if it really is high. Salt avoidance is important and following ... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
How do you feel: Before going to over crowded ER ( mostly due to need less visits burden the over already worked E R staff who do not take care of themselves with ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
14 years experience Infectious Disease
What about it: Not sure what this question is about.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Afshine Emrani
28 years experience Cardiology
Over: 130 on top and 85 on the bottom.
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 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 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
24 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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