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Is it possible to tell acurately if a child has high blood pressure?

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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It is important to use the right size of cuff for the child's arm.

In brief: Yes

It is important to use the right size of cuff for the child's arm.
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
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Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: High blood pressure

Yes. There are charts that compares the blood pressure to the sex ad height of the child.
If the child's height is in the 50%, we can clare on the blood pressure chart what is a normal blood pressure and what is considered high or not.

In brief: High blood pressure

Yes. There are charts that compares the blood pressure to the sex ad height of the child.
If the child's height is in the 50%, we can clare on the blood pressure chart what is a normal blood pressure and what is considered high or not.
Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Dr. Sari Nabulsi
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