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What would make a person who has hypoparathyroidism have low BP and a high pulse rate?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice

In brief: Hypoparathyroidism

Hypoparathyroidism does not usually involve low BP and high pulse rate.
The symptoms of this disease are due to low calcium resulting in tetany muscle twitching.

In brief: Hypoparathyroidism

Hypoparathyroidism does not usually involve low BP and high pulse rate.
The symptoms of this disease are due to low calcium resulting in tetany muscle twitching.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management

In brief: Hypothyroid & heart

Symptoms and signs of cardiovascular dysfunction are not common or prominent in patients with hypothyroidism.
Those that do occur include: • exertional dyspnea (short of breath) • bradycardia • hypertension • cardiac dysfunction, with poor contractility, dilatation or pericardial effusionedema.

In brief: Hypothyroid & heart

Symptoms and signs of cardiovascular dysfunction are not common or prominent in patients with hypothyroidism.
Those that do occur include: • exertional dyspnea (short of breath) • bradycardia • hypertension • cardiac dysfunction, with poor contractility, dilatation or pericardial effusionedema.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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