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Can having vitamin b12 deficiency lead to high blood pressure?

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Dr. Scott Bolhack
Wound care 35 years experience
B12 Deficiency: B12 deficiency is associated with an anemia, neuropathies, and non-specific neurological affects such as fatigue, depression, and psychosis. The deficiency is not associated with high blood pressure per se.
Dr. Mark Rasak
Cardiology 33 years experience
No usually: Pernicious anemia is not a usual cause for high blood pressure.

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Last updated Apr 15, 2019

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