A 65-year-old male asked:
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I was recently Dx'd with HBP. My systolic ranges between 116 through 152. Why such a broad range?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Several reasons: Different levels of activity, the most common, also different timing/techniques of measurements, etc.. you want not to keep measuring your bp no often if you are currently doing so, make sure you have the right size cuff applied and right technique used, best time to measure is after a good night sleep in the weekend, wish you wellness
Answered on Jul 27, 2019

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