A 29-year-old male asked:
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Does flexing during a blood pressure check increase blood pressure? I think either my arm is too big or my cuff is small.

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Dr. Robert Grindstaff
37 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Blood pressure : All the above may alter a BP reading You need to keep your arm still and make sure your cuff is the right size
Answered on Aug 23, 2017
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