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What is high blood pressure in an infant?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: NIH table

Here's the table: http://www.
Nhlbi.Nih.Gov/guidelines/hypertension/child_tbl.Pdf.

In brief: NIH table

Here's the table: http://www.
Nhlbi.Nih.Gov/guidelines/hypertension/child_tbl.Pdf.
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Dr. William Scott
Pediatrics - Cardiology

In brief: Normal values

The normal blood pressure ranges for infants at 6-12 months of age are as follows: systolic (high number) 85-128 (average 102) mmhg diastolic (low number) 47-78 (average 63) mmhg high systolic blood pressure is above 128 and high diastolic blood pressure is above 78.

In brief: Normal values

The normal blood pressure ranges for infants at 6-12 months of age are as follows: systolic (high number) 85-128 (average 102) mmhg diastolic (low number) 47-78 (average 63) mmhg high systolic blood pressure is above 128 and high diastolic blood pressure is above 78.
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