A 46-year-old member asked:
Is low blood pressure dangerous?
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Dr. Alon Gitig answered
19 years experience in Cardiology
Depends: Low blood pressure is only dangerous if it is impairing adequate oxygen delivery to meet the needs of vital organs of the body, or if it signifies an underlying process that is dangerous if it worsens (e.g. Diffuse bacterial infection, or toxin poisoning). The actual number, in and of itself, is not dangerous if all organs remain working fine.
Answered on Mar 26, 2020
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