A 24-year-old male asked:
When should i measure my blood pressure if i have only paroxistic high bp pheochromocytoma or paraganglioma? during an attack?
1 doctor answer • 7 doctors weighed in
General Surgery 27 years experience
Anytime: If i understand you correctly, you have paroxysmal hypertension, pheochromocytoma or paraganglioma. The issue is not when to measure your BP but how to make the correct diagnosis. If you have a tumor causing your high BP then it needs to be identified, characterized and removed by a trained surgical oncologist or endocrine surgeon. If you have paroxysmal hypertension then you need a medical doctor.
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Last updated Nov 23, 2016
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