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My dr took my BP sitting which was 120/80 and 95bpm and when I stood and he measured it my BP was 145/93 and 127bpm why would this happens?

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Dr. James Long
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In brief: BP

In a healthy person your age the most likely cause for increase BP on the second reading could be anxiety .
.. Or an error in either of the readings. The best thing to do is monitor it over time. If it is truly high, look into causes why it is high at such a young age.

In brief: BP

In a healthy person your age the most likely cause for increase BP on the second reading could be anxiety .
.. Or an error in either of the readings. The best thing to do is monitor it over time. If it is truly high, look into causes why it is high at such a young age.
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