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What is too low for blood pressure in children?
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Dr. James Ferguson answered
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Depends on situation: Premi's/newborns/toddlers/older kids all have different standards. A rough rule for older kids is systolic pressure (top number) should never be less than 70 + twice their age in years. (age 1-10).
Answered on Aug 21, 2013
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