A 54-year-old male asked:
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blood pressure for black male age 55 height 5 10?

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Dr. Steven Shayani
32 years experience Cardiology
120/80: 120/80 is the average blood pressure. African americans tend to have higher blood pressure so the norm is to stay below 130. It also varies if a patient is on medication for hbp. Speak with your physician to measure and maintain your blood pressure.
Answered on Aug 8, 2018
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