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A 26-year-old member asked:

I was told by a doctor today that i have a right side heart pressure of 15 when the normal is 3. ive never heard of this scale, can someone please enlighten? i know systolic number but not this.

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Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Right heart pressure: I am not sure how this was tested, your answer can be based on the testing you had. Normal right atrial pressure is 0 to 7 mmHg, normal systolic right ventricle pressure is 15 to 25 mmHg.

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