A 45-year-old member asked:
My son 12 years old just checked his blood pressure it shows 113/67 but pulse rate is 109. is this bad?
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Dr. Rick Kochanswered
Cardiology 24 years experience
BP is perfect: Heart rate is elevated...Have him check again after he has been calm for 15 minutes.
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