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Could it happen that a girdle or similarly tight fitting clothes potentially cause an increase in blood pressure?
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Dr. Howard Rubin
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Girdle
Actually girdles can reduce venous return to the heart and more likely cause low blood pressure if too tightly fitting.

In brief: Girdle
Actually girdles can reduce venous return to the heart and more likely cause low blood pressure if too tightly fitting.
Dr. Howard Rubin
Dr. Howard Rubin
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Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Yes it can --.

In brief: Yes
Yes it can --.
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
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