A 37-year-old member asked:
is there a heart valve disease that causes elevated systolic and diastolic blood pressures?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Jesus Yap answered
52 years experience Cardiology
No: Elevated systolic pressure seen in severe aortic regurgitation but not diastolic pressure . In fact diastolic pressure is low in ai resulting in wide pulse pressure . Also seen in arterio venous fistula.
Answered on Dec 14, 2013
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