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BP 178/104, hard to breathe/chest tight. A sub dr said this is okay to have this bp reading. I have shortness of breath, CKD stage 4, on Insulin, ?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Blood pressure

we would generally be quite concerned with what you describe.
Get rechecked and be sure the doctor has all the possible information about you and your history. Ask for an explanation of what's going on when you see the doctor.

In brief: Blood pressure

we would generally be quite concerned with what you describe.
Get rechecked and be sure the doctor has all the possible information about you and your history. Ask for an explanation of what's going on when you see the doctor.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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