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Sparks, NV
A 48-year-old male asked:

Good bp until living @ high altitude then a year later things spiralled out of control. when back @ sea level didn't need meds. altitude reaction?

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Dr. Jagdish Mishra
Cardiology 38 years experience
Possible: Altitude can have a lot of effects including rise in BP (relative hypoxia) and also more radiation exposure.. However, your BP rise could be incidental and might have nothing to do with the altitude.

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