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What does it mean if the top numbe is high on a blood pressure test but not the other?

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Dr. Michael Zevitz
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Hypertension

It means that you have systolic hypertension, the most common scenario in hypertension.
Either number being elevated is abnormally high blood pressure.

In brief: Hypertension

It means that you have systolic hypertension, the most common scenario in hypertension.
Either number being elevated is abnormally high blood pressure.
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