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A 54-year-old female asked:

I see a chiropractor for sciatic nerve pain. my blood pressure on newly-purchased cuff shows 118/83. possible connection to pain in my right leg?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 30 years experience
Normal: Pain can elevate blood pressure. But in a 54 year old, a blood pressure of 118/83 is normal.

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