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A 42-year-old male asked:

Before start of stress test bp was 150/100 (not usually so high) after treadmill bp 120/80. results show no blockages, now want pet scan to re test?

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Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care 30 years experience
It's precaution. : An elevated blood pressure is always a concern as it can cause heart to become stiff. Although your pressure became normal afterwards but the fact that it was high in the beginning means that you have a high stress and your heart reacts to that.

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Last updated Jul 21, 2015

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