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A 42-year-old male asked about a female:

5-yr-old had one-sided night seizure while asleep w/vomiting. cat, mri, clear, brain eeg inconclusive. bp constantly around 165/120 otherwise healthy?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Not healthy: No kid with a blood pressure around 165/120 is healthy.A thorough evaluation of the heart (coarctation) and kidneys should be underway for a reason and the kid should be in the hospital with these numbers.Effort to bring the pressure down is urgently needed.

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