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What should the blood pressure at your ankle be?
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In brief: About the same
Your ankle pressure should be about the same as your arm pressure.

In brief: About the same
Your ankle pressure should be about the same as your arm pressure.
Dr. Mak Yousefpour
Dr. Mak Yousefpour
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry
In brief: Normally, an ABI
Is performed. This is an ankle/brachial index.
So, a ration of the pressure of the ankle to the arm is taken. Normal is 1.0. Lower is going in an unhealthy direction, too high normally represents calcified blood vessels.

In brief: Normally, an ABI
Is performed. This is an ankle/brachial index.
So, a ration of the pressure of the ankle to the arm is taken. Normal is 1.0. Lower is going in an unhealthy direction, too high normally represents calcified blood vessels.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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Dr. Nassir Azimi
Clinical Lipidology
In brief: Same
Same as the forearm.

In brief: Same
Same as the forearm.
Dr. Nassir Azimi
Dr. Nassir Azimi
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