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What causes diastolic blood pressure to rise

A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
Pathology 58 years experience
See below: Yes anxiety can raise your no. That is why many patients have a mildly elevated no in doctors offices.Y wife does and jet np at he is normal.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Can be.: This is even more prominent in people who don't exercise frequently; exercise makes blood pressure more stable.

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederman Concepcion
Cardiology 23 years experience
How low? : If is two low, aortic valve regurgitation (leakage), could be the cause. A physical examination can help screen for that.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
Cardiology 48 years experience
Not many: Not many and not that important. Most common reason would be aortic insufficiency (leaky aortic valve). Other than that, there are artifacts (errors) ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Aging.: As we age vessels become stiffer. Stiffer vessels are associated with this.
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Cardiology 23 years experience
Dependens: As we age, the systolic blood pressure rises and the diastolic blood pressure decreases some. This is different for different populations of course. ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
2 causes: Aortic insufficiency or an av fistula can cause this type of abnormal physiology. You should see a cardiologist.
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
Cardiac Electrophysiology 42 years experience
Second opinion: Diastolic blood pressures over 80 in a 43 year old are not normal and may reflect any number of disorders associated with vascular compliance. I recom... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
<80 mm of Hg: Normal diastolic pressure is less than 80 mm of mercury.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 60 years experience
Diastolic pressure: The diastolic blood pressure represents the lowest blood pressure that the vessels are subjected to during the circulation of the blood by the pumping... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Less than 60: Go to this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/low-blood-pressure/ds00590.

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