A 59-year-old male asked:
What cause bp?
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Cardiology 47 years experience
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Internal Medicine 26 years experience
BP definition.: The blood pressure is the resistance to blood flow through the body. The higher number is the resistance when the heart pumps, and the lower number is the resistance when the heart relaxes and fills. High BP can lead to problems with the heart, kidneys, eyes, blood vessels and brain. 95% of the time, there's no one specific cause perhaps other than genetics.
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Last updated Sep 23, 2019
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