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What causes high blood pressure during and after surgery?
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Dr. Irv Loh
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Adrenaline
The period surrounding surgery is potentially fraught with opportunities for adrenaline surges, e.
g., fear, anxiety, pain. This may be accompanied by fast heart rate, high blood pressure, irregular heart beats.

In brief: Adrenaline
The period surrounding surgery is potentially fraught with opportunities for adrenaline surges, e.
g., fear, anxiety, pain. This may be accompanied by fast heart rate, high blood pressure, irregular heart beats.
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