A member asked:

Seen in er for 2nd episode in 2 weeks of palpitations,hazy vision,intense head pressure.bp 158/80 (very high for me) .hr. 70s.ekg abnormal because nonspecific st abnormality but normal rhythm. what does that mean and should i follow up on it?

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Dr. Jerome Zacks answered

Specializes in Cardiology

It's always advisable to see a cardiovascular specialist (cardiologist) for evaluation of persistent hypertension, especially when accompanied by symptoms. The goal is to determine the underlying cause; then, treatment can be directed at that cause.

Answered 2/12/2023



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