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What does it mean if the top number is high on a blood pressure reading but not the bottom number?

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Dr. Vasu Brown
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In brief: Systolic htn

The top number high is systolic hypertension means need anti inflammatory meds - take essential fatty acids and lower red meat will reduce bp.

In brief: Systolic htn

The top number high is systolic hypertension means need anti inflammatory meds - take essential fatty acids and lower red meat will reduce bp.
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